Associations to the word «Kafir»

Wiktionary

KAFIR, noun. (Islam) Infidel, pagan, non-believer; a non-Muslim aside from ahl al-kitab (Christians, Jews, etc.).
KAFIR, noun. (Islam) Infidel, pagan, non-believer; any non-Muslim.

Dictionary definition

KAFIR, noun. An offensive and insulting term for any Black African.
KAFIR, noun. A member of the Kafir people in northeastern Afghanistan.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.