Pashto

noun
Pash·​to | \ ˈpəsh-(ˌ)tō How to pronounce Pashto (audio) \
variants: or less commonly \ ˈpəsh-​(ˌ)tü How to pronounce Pushtu (audio) \

Definition of Pashto

: the Iranian language of the Pashtuns

First Known Use of Pashto

1834, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Pashto

Pashto pašto

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“Pashto.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pashto. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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