Afridi

noun Afri·di \ə-ˈfrē-dē, a-\

Definition of Afridi

plural

Afridis

or

Afridi

  1. 1 :  a Pashtun tribe occupying the hilly country about the Khyber Pass and found on both sides of the frontier between Pakistan and eastern Afghanistan

  2. 2 :  a member of the Afridi tribe

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Origin and Etymology of afridi

borrowed from Persian & Urdu afrīdī, corresponding to Pashto aprīdī (singular aprīday)


First Known Use: 1784


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