What is another word for kafir?

16 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ kˈafi͡ə], [ kˈafi‍ə], [ k_ˈa_f_iə]

Kafir is an Arabic word used for non-Muslims, but it can also be used as a pejorative term. Due to its negative connotations, there are several synonyms that can be used instead. Some of the synonyms for the word "kafir" include infidel, unbeliever, heathen, idolater, pagan, and nonbeliever. These words can be used to describe a person who does not believe in a particular religion, including Islam. It is important to note that using any of these words with the intention of insulting or demeaning someone's beliefs is not acceptable. Rather, they should be used in a respectful manner to refer to someone who holds beliefs that differ from our own.

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What are the hypernyms for Kafir?

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What are the hyponyms for Kafir?

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Usage examples for Kafir

Similar precautions should be used in grazing kafir.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle"
U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
They were returning from a couple of hours' row among the bushy islets of the bay, and were strolling down the main street of Durban, stopping here and there to look at a shop window crammed with quaint curios and kafir truck, or displaying photographic views representing phases of native life and scenes up-country.
"The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley"
Bertram Mitford
He runs a kafir store out beyond Howick, near the Umgeni Fall.
"The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley"
Bertram Mitford

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