Kafir: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (kaf'ur, kā'fur, kä'-), [key]
— pl. -irs, -ir.
  1. Also calleda member of an Indo-European people of Nuristan.
  2. (l.c.)an infidel or unbeliever.
  3. Kaffir (def. 1).
  4. (l.c.) Also calleda grain sorghum, Sorghum bicolor caffrorum, having stout, short-jointed, leafy stalks, introduced into the U.S. from southern Africa.
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