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Zar may refer to:



  • Chet Zar (born 1967), an American artist
  • Ibn Abi Zar (died between 1310 and 1320), the presumed author of the medieval history of Morocco, Rawd al-Qirtas
  • James Zar, an American artist
  • Mordechai Zar (1914–1982), an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset between 1959 and 1974
  • Moshe Zar (born 1938), a religious Zionist, Israeli settlement leader and former member of the terrorist organization "Jewish Underground"
  • Rose Zar, a Holocaust survivor and human rights activist
  • Sarah Zar, an American visual artist, songwriter and performance artist
  • Zar Wali Khan, a Hanafi Islamic scholar
  • Zar Lawrence, a New Zealand Rugby union player
  • Zar Zari Zar Baksh, one of the earliest Sufis of the Chishti Order

Other uses[edit]

  • Zār, also spelled "Zaar", a possessing spirit spoken of in the Horn of Africa and some Muslim areas
  • Zar, a band featuring John Lawton, formerly of Uriah Heep
  • Rincón Zapotec, an Oto-Manguean language of Oaxaca, Mexicom, by ISO 639-3 language
  • Zar Points, a statistical method, derived by Zar Petrov, for evaluating hands in contract bridge
  • South African rand, by ISO 4217 currency code
  • Zar, a fictional land in the short story "The White Ship" by H. P. Lovecraft

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