Baluch



Baluchi.
Contemporary Examples

They were multilingual, fluent in Arabic, Urdu, Baluch, and English, and moved easily through a globalizing world.
9/11 Mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Finally on Trial at Guantanamo Terry McDermott May 3, 2012

Around half the Baluch in the province are unemployed, a result, say rights groups, of longstanding marginalization by Tehran.
The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan Umar Farooq December 28, 2014

His latest target has been Hajji Hassan, a Baluch drug lord who fled Iran and settled in Turbat in 2000.
The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan Umar Farooq December 28, 2014

Nestled in the hills are small market towns like Buleda, dominated by Baluch who make a living smuggling diesel and drugs.
The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan Umar Farooq December 28, 2014

As a well-known advocate for Baluch rights in Iran, young Iranians reach out to him for advice.
The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan Umar Farooq December 28, 2014

Historical Examples

It consists of an immense tract of land stretching from the mouth of the Indus to the Baluch boundary.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 6 Various

How far it really imposed on Baluch or Afghan it is difficult to say.
The Gates of India Thomas Holdich

The Arab type of Baluch extends through the whole country at intervals, and includes all the finest and best of Baluch humanity.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2 Various

The pass is still an interesting feature in Baluch geography.
The Gates of India Thomas Holdich

It would be difficult to match the stately dignity and imposing presence of a Baluch chief of the Marri or Bugti clans.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2 Various

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