1559–1626, Manchurian leader, who unified the Manchurian state and began (1618) the Manchurian conquest of China
/ˈnʊərɪ/ noun 1. Also called Kafir, (pl) -ris, -ri. a member of an Indo-European people of Nuristan and neighbouring parts of Pakistan 2. Also called Kafiri. the Indo-Iranian language of this people
- Nuri as-said
/ˈnjuːrɪ æssaɪˈiːd/ noun 1. 1888–1958, Iraqi soldier and statesman: prime minister of Iraq 14 times between 1930 and 1958: he died during a military coup
[noo r-uh-stan, -stahn] /ˌnʊər əˈstæn, -ˈstɑn/ noun 1. a mountainous region in NE Afghanistan. 5000 sq. mi. (12,950 sq. km). /ˌnʊərɪˈstɑːn/ noun 1. a region of E Afghanistan: consists mainly of high mountains (including part of the Hindu Kush), steep narrow valleys, and forests. Area: about 13 000 sq km (5000 sq miles) Former name […]
[noo r-uh-stah-nee, -stan-ee] /ˌnʊər əˈstɑ ni, -ˈstæn i/ noun, plural Nuristanis (especially collectively) Nuristani for 1. 1. (def 1). 2. .