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 (kăsh-mîr′ē, kăzh-)
n. pl. Kashmiri or Kash·mir·is
1. A native or inhabitant of Kashmir.
2. A Dardic language of Kashmir.


1. (Placename) of or relating to Kashmir, its people, or their language
2. (Peoples) of or relating to Kashmir, its people, or their language
3. (Languages) of or relating to Kashmir, its people, or their language
npl -miris or -miri
4. (Peoples) a member of the people of Kashmir
5. (Languages) the state language of Kashmir, belonging to the Dardic group of the Indo-European family of languages


(kæʃˈmɪər i, kæʒ-)

n., pl. -mir•is,
adj. n.
1. a native or inhabitant of Kashmir.
2. a Dardic language spoken in Kashmir.
3. of or pertaining to Kashmir, its inhabitants, or the language Kashmiri.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Kashmiri - a member of the people of Kashmir
Indian - a native or inhabitant of India
2.Kashmiri - the official state language of Kashmir
Dard, Dardic, Dardic language - any of a group of Indic languages spoken in Kashmir and eastern Afghanistan and northern Pakistan
Adj.1.Kashmiri - of or relating to or characteristic of Kashmir or its people or culture; "the Kashmiri mountains"; "Kashmiri love poems"
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Then Mahbub Ali rolled across the serai to the Gate of the Harpies who paint their eyes and trap the stranger, and was at some pains to call on the one girl who, he had reason to believe, was a particular friend of a smooth-faced Kashmiri pundit who had waylaid his simple Balti in the matter of the telegrams.
ISLAMABAD:In the wake of incessant hateful attacks in many parts of India, Kashmiri students in Chandigarh have come together to form a students' union.
In 1947, the Kashmiri freedom fighters revolted against Dogra rule to become part of Pakistan and freed a portion, known as Azad Jammu and Kashmir with the hope that remaining portion of the state would be freed to join Pakistan.
Paying rich tributes to thousands of innocent Kashmiris who have lost their lives at the hands of the Indian occupation forces, the minister said that Pakistan has always provided moral, diplomatic and political support to the Kashmiri people and would continue to 'urge the international community to urge India to stop its barbaric occupation of Kashmir'.
He added that blood of the freedom loving Kashmiri people would not go in vain.
SHIKARPUR -- District Administration Shikarpur took out a rally to express solidarity with innocent Kashmiri people which started from High School No-01 and culminated at Lakhidar Clock Tower on Monday.
Pakistan pays tribute to the Kashmiri people on their sacrifices which they are paying in Indian occupied Kashmir on the 5th of February each year.
The Punjab CM also assured the Kashmiri people that the people of Pakistan will never abandon their unflinching support for them.
Summary: Jammu and Kashmir [India], August 1 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) Government has informed that no cases of threat to Kashmiri Pandits in the Valley have been reported.
He also noted that Kashmiri Diaspora abroad, and members of the Civil Society in various countries have been holding events to highlight Indian atrocities in IoK.
Yasin Malik's wife joins protest held for Kashmiris in Islamabad: Mishal Malik, wife of Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik, joined in protests against Indian atrocities in Indian-occupied Kashmir outside press club in Islamabad on Monday.
KASHMIRI writers and poets are up in arms over the Ministry of Human Resource Development ( MHRD) proposal to introduce Devanagri as the alternative script for Kashmiri language, saying it would be dangerous and will divide the society.