jirga

noun
jir·ga
variants: or jirgah \ˈjərgə, ˈji(ə)r- \
plural -s

Definition of jirga 

: a council of Afghan tribal leaders

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History and Etymology for jirga

Pashto, probably of Mongol origin like Persian jarga circle of men or beasts

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