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Afghan

noun Af·ghan \ˈaf-ˌgan also -gən\

: a person born, raised, or living in Afghanistan

Full Definition of AFGHAN

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a (1) :  pashtun (2) :  pashto
b :  a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan
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not capitalized :  a blanket or shawl of colored yarn knitted or crocheted in strips or squares
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not capitalized :  a Turkoman carpet of large size and long pile woven in geometric designs
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Afghan or Af·ghani \af-ˈga-nē, -ˈgä-\ adjective

Origin of AFGHAN

Persian afghān Pashtun
First Known Use: 1742

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