[ kash-meer-ee-uh n, kazh- ]
/ kæʃˈmɪər i ən, kæʒ- /


of, relating to, or characteristic of Kashmir or the Kashmiri.


a Kashmiri.

Origin of Kashmirian

First recorded in 1875–80; Kashmir + -ian
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Examples from the Web for kashmirian

  • This little lake was not, as I had expected, on the crest of the pass, but undoubtedly on the Kashmirian side of it.

  • It is a very strange sight, the broad river covered with boats, and lined by houses built in the curious Kashmirian style.

  • Its author was the Kashmirian Bilhaṇa, who belongs to the later half of the eleventh century.

  • Though Hindu, it differs from the usual Hindu types; and is known distinctively as Kashmirian.

    Kashmir|Sir Francis Edward Younghusband

British Dictionary definitions for kashmirian


/ (kæʃˈmɪərɪən) /


of or relating to Kashmir, its people, or their language


a member of the people of Kashmir
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