a soft, broad-brimmed, double-crowned hat of felt, worn for protection against the sun
Origin of teraiafter Terai, region in northwestern India, where first worn by travelers
- A belt of marshy land, which lies between the foothills of the Himalayas and the plains.
- A terai hat.
From Hindustani à¤¤à¤°à¤¾à¤ˆ / ØªØ±Ø§Ø¦ÛŒ (tarÄÄ«, “wetland"), from Persian ØªØ± (“wet").