- a hip-length pullover fur garment with a hood, worn in arctic regions
- a hooded jacket like this, often with fleece or pile lining
Origin of parka; from Russian a skin shirt, fur coat
- A hooded outer garment worn in the Arctic, made from animal skin and constructed with the fur on the inside, originally designed as a pullover but now usually closing in front.
- A coat or jacket with a hood and usually a warm lining for cold-weather wear.
Origin of parkaAlaskan Russian, pelt, ultimately of Nenets origin.