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Kirman

[kir-mahn, ker-] /kɪrˈmɑn, kər-/
noun
1.
a Persian rug marked by ornate flowing designs and light, muted colors.
Also called Kirmanshah
[kir-mahn-shah, -shaw, ker-, kir-mahn-shah, -shaw, kur-] /kɪrˌmɑnˈʃɑ, -ˈʃɔ, kər-, ˌkɪr mɑnˈʃɑ, -ˈʃɔ, ˌkɜr-/ (Show IPA),
Kermanshah.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; named after Kerman
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British Dictionary definitions for Kirman

Kirman

/kɪəˈmɑːn/
noun (pl) -mans
1.
a Persian carpet or rug
Word Origin
named after Kerman, Iran
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