Afghan

Afghan (Persian: افغان; see etymology) refers to something from Afghanistan, particularly a citizen of that country. Prior to this definition, it was used by Persian speakers and those influenced by the Persian language to denote the Pashtun people. In modern times, `Afghan` is still used as an ethnic term for the Pashtuns, but it has also .....
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afghan

noun a blanket knitted or crocheted in strips or squares; sometimes used as a shawl
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Afghan

[Australia] The `Afghans` or `Ghans` were camel caravaners who worked in Outback Australia from the 1860s to the 1930s. They included Pathan, Punjabi, Baluchi and Sindhi men from the region between the southern Hindu Kush in Afghanistan and the Indus River in what is now Pakistan, as well as others from Kashmir, Rajastan, Egypt, Persia and ...
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Afghan

[blanket] An afghan is a `blanket or wrap of knitted or crocheted wool`. It is sometimes also called a `throw`. `An afghan is the knitted or crocheted blanket everyone has seen thrown over the back of a rocking chair or folded at the foot of Grandmother`s bed. Afghans are often given as gifts and may become family heirlooms. Many people use...
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Afghan

[ethnonym] The ethnonym Afghan (افغان afġān) has been used in reference to Pashtuns. The name Afghanistan (افغانستان afġānistān; Afghan + -stan) is a derivation from the ethnonym Afghan, originally in the loose meaning `land of the Pashtuns` and referred to the Pashtun tribal areas south of the Hindu Kush. In the 3rd cent...
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Afghan

Af'ghan adjective Of or pertaining to Afghanistan.
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Afghan

Af'ghan noun 1. A native of Afghanistan. 2. A kind of worsted blanket or wrap.
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Afghan

An Afghan is an inhabitant of Afghanistan.
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Afghan

People who are natives to or inhabitants of Afghanistan. The dominant group, particularly in Kabul, are the Pathans. The Tajiks, a smaller ethnic group, are predominantly traders and farmers in the...
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afghan

[n] - a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan 2. [n] - a blanket knitted or crocheted in strips or squares
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