The Bash'ir are part of the Ethereum and can be found in Bash'ir Landing, Blade's Edge Mountains. They are guarding the prisons up there and smuggle from Tempest Keep to the Sunwell for Kael'thas Sunstrider.
- The name may have been influenced by Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Julian Bashir is the name of the Chief Medical Officer on the show.
- Ethereal names (such as "Bashir" and "Shaffar") are borrowings from, or alterations of, Arabic names. This is a reference to pre-Islamic Arabia, which was organised into oasis city-states ruled by trade princes or powerful merchant families.