Origin of the name NIZAR.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name NIZAR.
NIZAR (نزار). Arabic name,
probably derived from the vocabulary word nizār, meaning
"slender, subtile, thin." (A Dictionary, Hindoostanee and
al-Hasan Ibn Abi 'l-Hasan Safi Ibn Abd Allah Ibn Nizar Ibn Abi 'l-Hasan,
the grammarian, was surnamed Malik an-Nuhat (the prince of
grammarians); the katib Imad ad-din speaks of him, in the Kharida,
as a man of eminent merit, and gives the correspondence which passed
between Abu Nizar and himself when at Damascus... (Ibn
Khallikan's Biographical Dictionary, v.1, 1843)