Definitions for taliban
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word taliban
a fundamentalist Islamic militia; in 1995 the Taliban militia took over Afghanistan and in 1996 took Kabul and set up an Islamic government
"the Taliban enforced a strict Muslim code of behavior"
A Taliban militia.
A member of the Taliban movement or its militia.
A Sunni Islamic student movement in Afghanistan; organized in 1994 by the radical mullah "Mohammad Omar"
Origin: From ("students" or "seekers"), a Pashto plural of Arabic ("seeker", "student").
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The Taliban agreed to help.
Only air support and air strikes break the Taliban.
The Taliban need to choose not to be al Qaeda, and be Afghan.
There is no such thing as the Taliban, there are groups of Taliban.
Now we're thinking of ways to rescue those captured by the Taliban.
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