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kurta

or khur·ta

[kur-tuh]
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noun
  1. a long-sleeved, hip-length shirt worn by men in India.
  2. a sleeveless shirt worn over or under the angiya by Muslim women in India.
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Origin of kurta

Borrowed into English from Hindi around 1910–15
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British Dictionary definitions for kurta

kurta

khurta

noun
  1. a long loose garment like a shirt without a collar worn in India
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Word Origin

Hindi
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