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    Bahadur (Persian: بهادر‎, is the Persian form of Baghatur, a Mongol term for "warrior"; it literally means brave. It is intrinsic to the Urdu / Hindi language in South Asian Subcontinent. It is a popular first name for Muslims particularly among the Pashtuns and other Afghans. It is also common among various South-Asian communities especially in Nepal. It may refer to:

    As a personal name
    • Sardar Bahadur Khan, Pakistani politician
    • Bahadur Shah Zafar, last Mughal Emperor of India
    • Bahadur Yar Jung, Muslim active in the Indian Muslim struggles of the 1920s to 1940s
    • Banda Singh Bahadur (1670–1716), a Sikh warrior and martyr
    • Coote Bahadur (1726-1783), a name given to the Irish soldier Sir Eyre Coote by his troops
    • Raghu Raj Bahadur (1924–1997), a mathematical statistician
    • Bahadoor (1930–2000), a comedic actor in Malayalam-language films
    • Lal Bahadur Shastri, the 2nd Prime-Minister of India.
    Other uses
    • Bahadur (comics), a popular Indian comic book superhero
    • "Bahadur", a title used by Indian Maharajas
    • Bahadur, the Indian Air Force''s designation for the Mikoyan MiG-27 jet fighter
    • Bahadır, a Turkish forename and surname
    • Khan Bahadur, an honour conferred by the British Indian Empire on important Muslims and Parsis
    • Rao Bahadur and Diwan Bahadur, honours conferred by the British Raj on Hindus and Christians

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