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English-Persian Glossary
(889 words)

affidavit

ḥujjat, iqrār, iltizām-nāmah, istishhād-nāmah, maḥżar, shahādat-nāmah, taqrīż

agent, commercial

tājir-bāshī, bāzargān-bāshī, wakīl al-tujjār

agreement

ʿahd-nāmah, muʿāhadah, muwāfaqah, muwāżaʿah, prūtakāl, qarārdād, ʿuhdah, wis̠āq

amnesty

amān-i jān

aqueduct

see canal, waterway

arbitrator, investigator

mumayyiz, mumtaḥin

armory

jubah-khānah, qūrkhānah

arsenal

qūrkhānah

artillery

tūpkhānah

assessor, tax

ʿāmil

attendant

khādim, mulāzim, pīshkhidmat

auditor

sanjishī, mumayyiz

authority

salṭanat

bailiff

see collector

bill

see invoice, voucher

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Cite this page
“English-Persian Glossary”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 11 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000251>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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