Afghanistani
Afghanistani Afghanistani n. 1. a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan.

Syn: Afghan, Pashto, Pathan [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Afghanistani — literally translates to of or from Afghanistan as the i suffix in Persian means of or from (e.g. Azerbaijani , Pakistani , Uzbekistani , etc.). More recently the term has been adopted by the English language and is now in English dictionaries… …   Wikipedia

  • Afghanistani — adj. 1. of or pertaining to Afghanis. Syn: Afghani, Afghan, afghanistani [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Afghanistani — UK [æfˌɡænɪˈstɑːnɪ] / US [æfˌɡænɪˈstænɪ] noun [countable] Word forms Afghanistani : singular Afghanistani plural Afghanistanis someone from Afghanistan …   English dictionary

  • Afghanistani — I noun a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan • Syn: ↑Afghan • Derivationally related forms: ↑Afghan (for: ↑Afghan) • Hypernyms: ↑Asian, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Afghanistani — 1. noun A citizen of the country Afghanistan. The word Afghanistani refers to someone who possesses the nationality of Afghanistan, no matter of what race or background. This word has been used recently by those citizens of Afghanistan who are… …   Wiktionary

  • Afghani — adj. 1. 1 a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan. Syn: Afghan, Afghanistani, afghanistani [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dari (Eastern Persian) — For Zoroastrian Dari see Dari (Zoroastrian). Dari (PerB|دری Darī ; pronounced [IPA|dæˈɾi] ) or Dari Persian (PerB|فارسی دری Fārsīye Darī ; pronounced [IPA|fɒːɾsije dæˈɾi] ), also known as Eastern Persian, [http://www.ethnologue.com/show… …   Wikipedia

  • Afghanistan — Islamic Republic of Afghanistan جمهوری اسلامی افغانستان Jomhūrī ye Eslāmī ye Afġānistān (Persian) د افغانستان اسلامي جمهوریت Da Afġānistān Islāmī Jomhoriyat …   Wikipedia

  • Afghan — In a political sense, the term Afghān refers to the citizens of Afghanistan . From an ethnological point of view, Afghān is the term by which Pashtuns are designated by Persian speakers. [cite encyclopedia| last=Morgenstierne |first=G.|title =… …   Wikipedia

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