- A hero or champion, especially as a Muslim against non-Muslims; often used as a title.
Etymology: From (Arab.) (ARchar, Ù), active participle of (ARchar, ) "raid".
2001, Orhan Pamuk, My Name Is Red, tr. ErdaÄ� M Gí¶knar:
:On a particularly joyous day of the festivities, below Our Sultan"s loge overlooking the Hippodrome, a division of impoverished frontier ghazis appeared in tattered clothes.
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