Malalai
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Given Name MALALAI

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Pashto
OTHER SCRIPTS: ملالۍ (Pashto)

Meaning & History

Means "sad, grieved" in Pashto. This was the name of a Pashtun woman who encouraged the Afghan forces during the 1880 Battle of Maiwand against the British.

Categories

grief, sadness
Entry updated February 12, 2018