Talib

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pashto طالب (tālib, student).

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Noun[edit]

Talib (plural Talibs)

  1. A member of the Taliban.

Usage notes[edit]

The proper Pashto plural would be Taliban, though in typical English usage this refers only to the Taliban group as a whole, while the normalized English plural Talibs refers to smaller groups of members of the Taliban.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /taːlɪp/

Noun[edit]

Talib m (genitive Talibs, plural Taliban)

  1. Taliban (member of the Taliban movement or its militia)

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