- The definition of kafir is an African variety of corn which is grown in dry regions of the Grain Plains of the United States.
An example of kafir is the corn grown for animal food in the midwestern United States.
- The definition of kafir is an Islamic term for a non-believer.
An example of a kafir is someone who is not a Muslim.
- a sorghum (Sorghum bicolor var. caffrorum) with juicy stalks and slender, cylindrical seed heads, grown in dry regions for grain and fodderalso kafir corn
- [K-] alt. sp. of Kaffir
Origin of kafirArabic k?fir: see Kaffir
Origin of kafirArabic kāfir unbeliever, infidel ; see giaour .
- Often Offensive A former designation for a member of the Nuristani people.
- Offensive A Kaffir.
Origin of KafirUltimately from Arabic kāfir infidel ; see kafir . Sense 1, from the fact that the majority of the Nuristani were not converted to Islam until the late 19th century
(plural kuffar or kafirs)
From Arabic كافر (kāfir, “denier, concealer”).