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jubbah

[joo b-uh] /ˈdʒʊb ə/
noun
1.
a long outer garment with long sleeves, worn in Muslim countries.
Origin of jubbah
1540-1550
Borrowed into English from Arabic around 1540-50
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jubbah

/ˈdʒʊbə/
noun
1.
a long loose outer garment with wide sleeves, worn by Muslim men and women, esp in India
Word Origin
C16: from Arabic
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