Definition of Helmand in English:

Share this entry

Helmand

Pronunciation: /ˈhɛlmənd/
1The longest river in Afghanistan. Rising in the Hindu Kush, it flows 1,125 km (700 miles), generally south-west, before emptying into marshland near the Iran-Afghanistan frontier.
1.1A province in SW Afghanistan.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: Hel|mand

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.