- Also called: Kafir plural -ris or -ri a member of an Indo-European people of Nuristan and neighbouring parts of Pakistan
- Also called: Kafiri the Indo-Iranian language of this people
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Examples from the Web for nuri
There was no outcry, even though Bush himself also apologized to Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.The GOP Sounds Un-Christian in Condemning Obama’s Quran-Burning Apology
February 28, 2012
U.S. troops are only gone a week and already Nuri al-Maliki has pushed Iraq back into sectarian crisis.Iraq Back on the Brink: Maliki's Sectarian Crisis of His Own Making
Kenneth M. Pollack
December 23, 2011
Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, a leader of the Shiite majority, issued over the weekend an arrest warrant for Hashemi.Fugitive Iraq Sunni V.P. Tariq al-Hashemi Criticizes U.S.
December 20, 2011
But Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki announced his determination to “put an end” to the MEK.Iraq's Looming Massacre of Iranian MEK Refugees
December 9, 2011
This particular instance of the Nuri woman is not all fiction.
The Syrian gypsies, or Nuri, who are seen with bears and monkeys in Cairo, are strangers in the land.The Gypsies
Charles G. Leland
There was something in clairvoyance perhaps; at any rate he would hear what the Nuri woman had to say.