noun (1)
wa·​zir | \ wəˈzi(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of wazir

 (Entry 1 of 2)


noun (2)
Wa·​zir | \ wəˈzi(ə)r \
variants: or Waziri \ -​irē \
plural Wazir or Wazirs or Waziri or Waziris

Definition of Wazir (Entry 2 of 2)

: a member of a Pashtun people inhabiting Waziristan in northwestern West Pakistan

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Noun (1)

Arabic wazīr

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“Wazir.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wazir. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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