Origin of burqaUrdu burqa? from Arabic burqu?
a long, loose outer garment that covers the entire body with only a small opening for the eyes, worn outside the home by women in some Muslim countries
A loose, usually black or light blue outer garment worn by Muslim women that covers the head and face and sometimes the entire body.
Origin of burqaHindi burqā Urdu burqa' from Arabic burqa' veil variant of burqu' pq&ayin;
- Alternative form of burka.