Definition of hanjar in English:

hanjar

noun

  • Khanjar.

Origin

Early 17th century. From Ottoman Turkish ẖancar, khanjar, ẖancer (Turkish hancer, hançer) from Persian ḵanjar dagger. In later use partly via Serbian and Croatian handžar dagger, scimitar.

Pronunciation

hanjar

/ˈhandʒɑː/