Kalashnikov meaning

kə-lăshnə-kôf, -kŏf
Any of a series of assault rifles of Soviet design, especially the AK-47.
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Any of various assault rifles or submachine guns, originally of Soviet design, including, specif., the AK-47
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A particular model of Russian assault rifle.
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A transliteration of a Russian surname.
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Origin of kalashnikov

  • After Mikhail Timofeevich Kalashnikov (born 1919), Soviet arms engineer

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Named after its Russian designer Mikhail Kalashnikov, in Russian: Калашников (Kalášnikov)

    From Wiktionary