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Afghan

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noun Af·ghan \ˈaf-ˌgan also -gən\

Simple Definition of Afghan

  • : a person born, raised, or living in Afghanistan

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Afghan

  1. 1 a (1) :  pashtun (2) :  pashto b :  a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan

  2. 2 not capitalized :  a blanket or shawl of colored yarn knitted or crocheted in strips or squares

  3. 3 not capitalized :  a Turkoman carpet of large size and long pile woven in geometric designs

  4. 4 :  afghan hound

Afghan or Afghani play \af-ˈga-nē, -ˈgä-\ adjective


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