What does taliban mean?

Definitions for taliban

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Taliban, Taleban(noun)

    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"


  1. Taliban(Noun)

    A Taliban militia.

  2. Taliban(Noun)

    A member of the Taliban movement or its militia.

  3. Taliban(ProperNoun)

    A Sunni Islamic student movement in Afghanistan; organized in 1994 by the radical mullah "Mohammad Omar"

  4. Origin: From ("students" or "seekers"), a Pashto plural of Arabic ("seeker", "student").


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taliban in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taliban in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Abdul Khaliq Yaqubi:

    The Taliban agreed to help.

  2. Hameed Khan:

    They were detained by the Taliban.

  3. General Daud Shah Wafadar:

    Only air support and air strikes break the Taliban.

  4. Ashraf Ghani:

    The Taliban need to choose not to be al Qaeda, and be Afghan.

  5. Bruce Riedel:

    If Mansour is dead it will provoke a crisis inside the Taliban.

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