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- Archaic spelling of Afghanistan.
- 1851, Herman Melville, Moby-Dick, Chapter 1
- BLOODY BATTLE IN AFFGHANISTAN
- 1873 (Jun), "Our Coming Guest", Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, page 715
- The line of conduct we have pursued for the last forty years in dealing with Affghanistan and Persia has been most injudicious.