HyperDic: jirga

English > 1 sense of the word Jirga:
NOUNgroupJirgaa Pashto term for a decision making assembly of male elders
Jirga > pronunciation
Soundsjher'gah
RhymesAga ... yoga: 28 rhymes with gah...
English > Jirga: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningA Pashto term for a decision making assembly of male elders.
CategoryPashto, Pashtu, Paxto, Afghani, AfghanAn Iranian language spoken in Afghanistan and Pakistan
NarrowerLoya JirgaA grand council or grand assembly used to resolve political conflicts / conflicts / conflicts or other national problems
BroadercouncilA meeting of people for consultation

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