- a robe with wide sleeves and a sash, part of the traditional costume of Japanese men and women
- a loose dressing gown
Origin of kimonoJapanese ki ( from kiru, to wear) + mono, thing
- A long, wide-sleeved Japanese robe worn with an obi and often elaborately decorated.
- A loose, light robe worn chiefly by women.
Origin of kimonoJapanese kiru to put on, wear mono object
(plural kimono or kimonos)
In Japanese, a yukata is not considered to be a type of kimono, except in the broad meaning of kimono of clothing.
OriginSee also: kimonó
From Japanese 着物 (kimono).