HyperDic: afghan

English > 6 senses of the word Afghan / afghan:
ADJECTIVEpertAfghan, Afghani, Afghanistaniof or relating to or characteristic of Afghanistan or its people
NOUNartifactafghana blanket knitted or crocheted / crocheted in strips or squares
person Afghan, Afghanistania native or inhabitant of Afghanistan
communicationAfghan, Pashto, Pashtu, Paxto, Afghanian Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan and Pakistan
artifactafghan, sheepskin coata coat made of sheepskin
animalAfghan, Afghan houndtall graceful breed of hound with a long silky coat
Afghan / afghan > pronunciation
Soundsae'fgae.n
RhymesAfghanistan ... Yucatan: 118 rhymes with aen...
English > Afghan: 6 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or characteristic of Afghanistan or its people.
SynonymsAfghani, Afghanistani
Spanishafgano
Catalanafganès
NounsAfghanan Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Afghana native or inhabitant of Afghanistan
Afghanistana mountainous landlocked country in central Asia
English > afghan: 6 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA blanket knitted or crocheted / crocheted in strips or squares; sometimes used as a shawl.
Broaderblanket, coverbedding that keeps a person warm in bed
English > Afghan: 6 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA native or inhabitant of Afghanistan.
SynonymAfghanistani
Member ofAfghanistan, Islamic State of AfghanistanA mountainous landlocked country in central Asia
NarrowerKafirA member of the Kafir people in northeastern Afghanistan
Pathan, Pashtun, Pushtun, PashtoonA member of the mountain people living in the eastern regions of Afghanistan
BroaderAsian, AsiaticA native or inhabitant of Asia
Spanishafgano
Catalanafganès
AdjectivesAfghanof or relating to or characteristic of Afghanistan or its people
English > Afghan: 6 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningAn Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan and Pakistan; the official language of Afghanistan.
SynonymsPashto, Pashtu, Paxto, Afghani
Category ofJirgaA Pashto term for a decision making assembly of male elders
BroaderIranian, Iranian languageThe modern Persian language spoken in Iran
Spanishafgano, pashto, Pashto, Pashtu, pasto
Catalanpaixtu, Pashto, pushto
AdjectivesAfghanof or relating to or characteristic of Afghanistan or its people
English > afghan: 6 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA coat made of sheepskin.
Synonymsheepskin coat
BroadercoatAn outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down
Spanishzamarra
Catalansamarra
English > Afghan: 6 senses > noun 5, animal
Meaningtall graceful breed of hound with a long silky coat; native to the Near East.
SynonymAfghan hound
Broaderhound, hound dogAny of several breeds of dog used for hunting / hunting typically having large drooping ears
Spanishafgano
Catalangos afgà, llebrer afganès

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