Kabul

geographical name
Ka·​bul | \ ˈkä-bəl How to pronounce Kabul (audio) , -ˌbül; kə-ˈbül \

Definition of Kabul

1 river 435 miles (700 kilometers) long in Afghanistan and northern Pakistan flowing east into the Indus River
2 city and capital of Afghanistan on the Kabul River population 1,424,400

Other Words from Kabul

Kabuli \ ˈkä-​bə-​(ˌ)lē How to pronounce Kabul (audio) , kə-​ˈbü-​lē \ adjective or noun

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“Kabul.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kabul. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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