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Kaffir Line breaks: Kaf¦fir
Pronunciation: /ˈkafə/

Definition of Kaffir in English:


1chiefly South African An insulting and contemptuous term for a black African.
2 (kaffir or kafir) An insulting and contemptuous term used by some Muslims for non-Muslims.


Late 16th century (in Kaffir (sense 2)): from Arabic kāfir 'infidel', from kafara 'not believe'.

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