Kajar

noun
Ka·​jar | \ kəˈjär, ˈkäˌj- \
plural Kajar or Kajars

Definition of Kajar

1 : a people of northern Iran holding political supremacy through the dynasty ruling Persia from 1794 to 1925
2 : a member of the Kajar people

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History and Etymology for Kajar

Persian Qājār, of Turkish origin

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“Kajar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kajar. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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