Al-Azariqah

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AL-AZARIQAH الازارقة
A sect of heretics founded by Nafi’ ibn al-Azraq who say that ‘Ali was an infidel, and that his assassin was right in killing him. (See ash Shahrantani, ed. Cureton, p. 49, Haarbruecker’s translation, I., p. 133.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam