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Wafd

[wahft]
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noun
  1. a nationalist party in Egypt.
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Origin of Wafd

< Arabic: literally, deputation
Related formsWafd·ist, noun, adjective
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Wafd

noun
  1. a nationalist Egyptian political party: founded in 1924 and dissolved in 1952
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Derived FormsWafdist, noun, adjective

Word Origin

Arabic: deputation
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