Origin of burka
Examples from the Web for burka
As we neared the end of the interview, Schakowsky asked, “Have you ever put on a burka?”Can Congress Protect All Women? I-VAWA Is Gaining Backers|Eleanor Clift|November 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They say that if a man sees a burka he knows if she is beautiful from the way she moves.Afghan Women Fear Backsliding As President Karzai Negotiates With Taliban|Magsie Hamilton-Little|February 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Fingering the mesh netting that allows a woman wearing a burka to see, she looked grim.
It was a burka she had found in Afghanistan on a trip there two weeks ago.
British Dictionary definitions for burka
Word Origin for burka
Word Origin and History for burka
1836, from Hindi, from Arabic burqa'.