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djellabah

or djel·la·ba, jel·la·ba

[ juh-lah-buh ]
/ dʒəˈlɑ bə /
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noun
a loose-fitting hooded gown or robe worn by men in North Africa.
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Origin of djellabah

First recorded in 1915–20, djellabah is from the Arabic word jallabah

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