Baluchi

noun
Ba·lu·chi | \bə-ˈlü-chē \
variants: or less commonly \bə-ˈlō-chē \

Definition of Baluchi 

1 : a member of an Indo-Iranian people of Baluchistan

2 : the Iranian language of the Baluchis

First Known Use of Baluchi

1616, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Baluchi

Persian Balūchī of the Baluchis, from Balūch, Baloch Baluchi

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