Askari

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic عَسْكَرِيّ(ʿaskariyy, soldier, policeman).

Proper noun[edit]

Askari (plural Askaris)

  1. A surname from Arabic.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Askari is the 40432nd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 541 individuals. Askari is most common among White (59.89%), Asian/Pacific Islander (19.41%) and Mixed Race (12.75%) individuals.

Further reading[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Swahili askari (soldier), from Arabic عَسْكَرِيّ(ʿaskariyy).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Askari m (strong, genitive Askari or Askaris, plural Askari or Askaris)

  1. (historical) askari

Declension[edit]