people = (naas) نَاس

Singulars: إِنْسٌ ، إِنْسَانٌ

Examples

قُلْ أَعُوذُ بِرَبّ النّاسِ. مَلِكِ النّاسِ. إِلَٰهِ النّاس Say: I seek refuge in the Lord of mankind, The King of mankind, The god of mankind. – Quran, 114:1-3

عَنْ أُمّ سَلَمَةَ صَلّى النّبِيّ صَلّى الله عَلَيْهِ وَسَلّمَ بَعْدَ الْعَصْرِ رَكْعَتَيْنِ وَقَالَ : شَغَلَنِي نَاسٌ مِنْ عَبْدِ الْقَيْسِ عَنْ الرّكْعَتَيْنِ بَعْدَ الظّهْر On the authority of Umm Salamah: the Prophet, God bless him and grant him peace, prayed two units of prayer after ‘Asr and said, “Some people from (the tribe) ‘Abd al-Qays preoccupied me, preventing me from praying two units after Zuhr.” – al-Bukhari

النّاسُ يَفْعَلُونَ أَشْيَاءَ غَرِيْبَةً أَثْنَاءَ النّوْم People do strange things while sleeping – BBC News, Arabic

Did you know…

The word نَاس is considered to be a contraction of آنَاس , which is the plural of إِنْسٌ mankind. There is a wonderful Arabic proverb, النّاسُ النّاس people are people, meaning that all people are essentially alike, cf. the English proverb, boys will be boys!