kafiri

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic كافر (infidel).

Noun[edit]

kafiri (ma class, plural makafiri)

  1. pagan, heathen, kafir

Usage notes[edit]

Chiefly used by Muslims; the corresponding Christian term is mpagani.