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Meaning of AFGHAN

Pronunciation:  'af`gan, 'afgun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a blanket knitted or crocheted in strips or squares; sometimes used as a shawl
  2. [n]  a coat made of sheepskin
  3. [n]  an Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan and Pakistan
  4. [n]  a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan
  5. [adj]  of or relating to or characteristic of Afghanistan or its people

AFGHAN is a 6 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: Afghani, Afghani, Afghanistani, Afghanistani, Pashto, Pashto, Pathan, Paxto, sheepskin coat
 See Also: Afghanistan, Asian, Asiatic, blanket, coat, cover, Iranian, Iranian language, Islamic State of Afghanistan, Kafir



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Af"ghan\, a.
    Of or pertaining to Afghanistan.
  2. \Af"ghan\, n.
    1. A native of Afghanistan.
    2. A kind of worsted blanket or wrap.
Thesaurus Terms
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