काफ़िर

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian کافر(kâfer), Arabic كَافِر(kāfir, infidel; unbeliever).

Adjective[edit]

काफ़िर (kāfir) (Urdu spelling کافر‎)

  1. (Islam) not believing, impious
  2. (derogatory, figuratively) wretched, villainous, ruthless

Noun[edit]

काफ़िर (kāfirm (Urdu spelling کافر‎)

  1. (Islam) kafir (infidel, heathen)
  2. (derogatory, figuratively) wretch, villain

References[edit]

  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993), “काफ़िर”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press
  • Syamasundara Dasa (1965–1975), “काफिर”, in Hindi Sabdasagara [Comprehensive Hindi Dictionary] (in Hindi), Kashi [Varanasi]: Nagari Pracarini Sabha.
  • Hardev Bahri (2013), “काफ़िर”, in राजपाल हिंदी शब्दकोश, Rajpal and Sons, →ISBN
  • काफ़िर”, in Rekhta Urdu Dictionary (in Urdu), Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2019.