Kurta definition

kûrtə
A loose long-sleeved shirt or tunic, often extending to the knees, worn primarily in South Asia.
noun
0
0
A knee-length, collarless shirt worn over pajamas by men in India.
noun
0
0
A woman's dress resembling this shirt.
noun
0
0
A traditional article of clothing worn in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, consisting of a loose, collarless, long-sleeved, knee-length shirt worn by both men and women.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
kurta
Plural:
kurtas

Origin of kurta

  • Hindi Urdu kurtā from Persian kurta

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from Hindi कुरता.

    From Wiktionary