Definition of afghani in English:

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Pronunciation: /afˈɡänē/
Pronunciation: /ˈafˌɡanē/

noun (plural afghanis)

The basic monetary unit of Afghanistan, equal to 100 puls.
Example sentences
  • The current exchange rate is approximately 100,000 afghanis to the dollar.
  • Along with the afghani, Kabulis use U.S. dollars and Pakistani rupees to buy groceries.
  • The afghani also fell sharply against the Pakistani rupee.


From Pashto afghānī.

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Syllabification: af·ghan·i

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