or Cal·en·der

[ kal-uh n-der ]
/ ˈkæl ən dər /


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

Origin of qalandar

From Persian Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for qalandar

  • We also invited Shh a qalandar, and one of the krez-men who played the rebeck.

    The Bbur-nma in English|Babur, Emperor of Hindustan