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jellaba

[juh-lah-buh] /dʒəˈlɑ bə/
noun
1.

djellabah

or djellaba, jellaba

[juh-lah-buh] /dʒəˈlɑ bə/
noun
1.
a loose-fitting hooded gown or robe worn by men in North Africa.
Origin of djellabah
1915-1920
First recorded in 1915-20, djellabah is from the Arabic word jallabah
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British Dictionary definitions for jellaba

jellaba

/ˈdʒɛləbə/
noun
1.
variant spellings of djellaba
Word Origin
from Arabic jallabah
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