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Ansata Ibn Halima

<tr><th scope="col" colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Honors</th></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Legion of Merit winner
US National Top Ten Stallion 1966, 1967, 1969
Region VI Park Champion</td></tr><tr style="font-size:80%; font-weight:lighter; text-align:center; color:#555;"><td colspan="2">Horse infobox last updated on: March 13, 2008.</td></tr>
*Ansata Ibn Halima++

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Breed: Arabian
Sire: Nazeer


Dam: Halima

<tr><th>Maternal grandsire:</th><td>Sheikh El Arab</td></tr>

Gender: Stallion
Foaled: 1958
Country: Egypt
Color: Gray
Breeder: Egyptian Agricultural Organization
Owner: Donald and Judith Forbis
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)

Ansata Ibn Halima, born 1958 in Egypt, died 1980, was a famous Arabian horse of Egyptian bloodlines who was imported from Egypt to the United States in 1959. A gray stallion, he was originally bred by the Egyptian Agricultural Organization (EAO), and imported by Donald and Judith Forbis of the Ansata Arabian Stud. He was a U.S. Top Ten Stallion in 1966, 1967, and 1969, as well as a sire of champion horses.[1]


Gamil Manial (RAS)
Mansour (RAS)
Nafaa El Sahira (RAS)
Nazeer (RAS)
Kazmeen (RAS)
Bint Samiha (RAS)
Samiha (RAS)
*Ansata Ibn Halima
Mansour (RAS)
Sheikh El Arab (RAS)
Bint Sabah (RAS)
Halima (RAS)
Ibn Rabdan (RAS)
Ragia (RAS)
Farida (RAS)


  1. Carpenter Arabian Legends p. 102-111


  • Carpenter, Marian K; Close, Pat (1999). Arabian Legends: Outstanding Arabian Stallions and Mares. Colorado Springs, CO: Western Horseman. ISBN 0-911647-48-1. 


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