qalandar

or Cal·en·der

[ kal-uhn-der ]
/ ˈkæl ən dər /

noun

(in Islamic countries) one of an order of mendicant dervishes founded in the 14th century.

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Origin of qalandar

From Persian

Words nearby qalandar

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