kaffir

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kaffir

one of the types of grain sorghum.
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For instance: Amik and Avlan Lakes; Kestel, Gavur, Yarma, Aynaz, Otamis and Esmekaya reed beds have completely lost their function today.
I remember once in Ankara, in the bazaar area of Cikrikcilar Yokusu, I demurred from such an appelation, saying that I was actually an out-and-out gavur, or heathen, only to find that the material I was buying suddenly doubled in price.
Was this once called Gavur Hamamy [Infidels' Hamam]?