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Afghan National Army ranks, titles and divisions in Pashto Posted by on Nov 24, 2011 in Uncategorized


                English                                Transliteration                               Dari

 1  Private  Askar  عسکر
 2  Private first class  Sar Baaz  سرباز
 3  Lance Corporal  Breedmal  برید مل
 4  Corporal  Breedmal  برید مل
 5  Sergeant  Breedmal  برید مل
 6  Staff Sergeant  Breedmal  برید مل
 7  First Sergeant  Breedmal e Blook         د بلوک برید مل
 8  Sergeant Major  Breedmal e KanDak        د کنډک برید مل
 9  Lieutenant  Dwahom Breedman      دوهم بریدمن  
 10  First lieutenant  Roombai Breedman   لومړیً  بریدمن
 11  Captain  Toran  تورن
 12  Major  JaGRaan  جګړن
 13  Lieutenant Colonel  DaGarman  ډګرمن
 14  Colonel  DaGarwal  ډګروال
 15  Brigadier General           Breed Genraal  برید جنرال
 16  Major General  Toran Genraal   تورن جنرال
 17  Lieutenant General  DaGar Genraal  ډګر جنرال
 18  General  Ster Genraal  ستر جنرال
 19  General of the Army  Marshal  مارشال
 S1   Personnel Officer  De Payjand Amer   د پیژند آمر
 S2   Intel Officer  De kashf Amer   د  کشف آمر
 S3   Operations Officer  De Aprasoon Amer  د اپراسیون آمر
 S4   Logistic Officer  De logistic Amer  د لوژستیک آمر
 S5   E. Officer  De pelaan Amer  د پلان آمر
 S6   Com Officer   De Mukhaberah Amer  د مخابري آمر
 XO    Executive Officer  De Arkan Raees  د ارکان ریًس




 1  Squad  DelGai  دلګیٌ
 2  Platoon  Blook  بلوک
 3  Company  Tolai  ټولی
 4  Battalion  KanDaak  کنډک
 5  Brigade  GhunD  غونډ
 6  Regiment  Laywaa  لیوا
 7  Division  Ferqhah  فرقه
 8  Corp  Qhol e urdu               قول اوردو





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  1. mohammad ishaq nezami:

    there is one mistake Brigade is not ghund it’s laywaa

  2. Farooq:

    These ranks is misenterpreted , it needs revision.

  3. Assad ullah Afghan:

    Love you mother language pushto

  4. Forozan:

    Excellent job