Definition of Pakhtun in English:


Syllabification: Pakh·tun
Pronunciation: /pəkˈto͞on


  • A form of Pashtun, used especially in Asia.
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    • Even when they did not heed Ghaffar Khan, and persisted with their mutual jealousies and self-seeking, they loved him as they had not, for decades, loved another Pakhtun.
    • Also, as Jansson points out, he used the term Pakhtun ' in a very wide sense, comprising all those living in Pakhtun society or even in the NWFP '.

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