Lashkar


Lashkar

Lashkar, a Persian word meaning "military camp", can refer to:
* A town in Madhya Pradesh that is now part of the Gwalior municipality. It was the capital of historical Madhya Bharat state.
* Lashkar-e-Toiba, an Islamist militant organization in South Asia
* Lascar, a type of sailor
* Laskhar %28novel%29, a novel by [http://www.mukuldeva.com Mukul Deva]

ee also

* Lashkar Gah, a city in southern Afghanistan
* Lashkar-e-Qahhar, an Islamist outfit that claimed responsibility for the 11 July 2006 Mumbai Train Bombings
* Lashkar-e-Omar, a Pakistani Islamic fundamentalist organization
* Askar, Arabic word derived from the Persian one


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  • Lashkar — noun a) A city in Madhya Pradesh, India. b) Short for the Islamic militant Lashkar e Toiba (Urdu: , Army of the Pure), based in Pakistan. Also transliterated as Lashkar i Tayyaba, Lashkar e Tayyaba, or Lashkar i Toiba …   Wiktionary

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  • lashkar — /lash keuhr/, n. lascar. * * * …   Universalium

  • Lashkar — /lush keuhr/, n. the modern part of Gwalior city in N India: capital of former Gwalior state. * * * …   Universalium

  • lashkar — lash·kar …   English syllables

  • Lashkar — Lash•kar [[t]ˈlʌʃ kər[/t]] n. geg the modern part of Gwalior city in N India …   From formal English to slang

  • Lashkar — /ˈlʌʃkə/ (say lushkuh) noun a part of a suburb of Gwalior city in northern India; a former city and capital of Gwalior and Madhya Bharat states …   Australian English dictionary

  • Lashkar-e-Taiba — لشکرطیبہ‎ Dates of operation 1990[1][2][3]–present Leader Hafiz Muhamma …   Wikipedia

  • Lashkar-e-Toiba — Lashkar e Taiba (Urdu: لشكرِ طيبه laškar ĕ ṯaiyyiba , literally Army of the Pure , also transliterated as Lashkar i Tayyaba, Lashkar e Tayyaba, Lashkar e Tayyiba or Lashkar i Taiba) is one of the largest and most active Islamist militant… …   Wikipedia


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