noun, plural Kaf·irs, (especially collectively) Kaf·ir.
- Also called Nuristani. a member of an Indo-European people of Nuristan.
- (lowercase) Islam. an infidel or unbeliever.
- Kaffir(def 1).
- (lowercase) Also kaffir. Also called kafir corn. a grain sorghum, Sorghum bicolor caffrorum, having stout, short-jointed, leafy stalks, introduced into the U.S. from southern Africa.
noun plural -irs or -ir
- another name for the Nuri
- a variant spelling of Kaffir