Borrowed from Classical Persian افغانی (afğānī), derivative of افغان (afğān).
- IPA(key): /æfˈɡɑːni/
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afghani (plural afghanis)
- The monetary currency of Afghanistan, divided into 100 pul.
2007, Khaled Hosseini, A Thousand Splendid Suns, BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING (2018), page 241:
Laila hoped to have a thousand afghanis or more stowed away, half of which would go to the bus fare from Kabul to Peshawar.
national currency of Afghanistan
- IPA(key): /afˈɡa.ni/
- Rhymes: -ani
- Hyphenation: af‧ghà‧ni
- masculine plural of afghano
afghani m pl
- plural of afghano
- inflection of afghanus:
- nominative/vocative masculine plural
- genitive masculine/neuter singular