Origin of yashmak
Examples from the Web for yashmak
Their faces are veiled with something like the yashmak of Egypt, but it is of plain blue calico, a little embroidered.Southern Arabia|Theodore Bent
I would make a sensation in Bosna-Seraj, I can tell you, attired only in this and a yashmak.
She wore no yashmak, for Selim, though professing the Moslem faith, was somewhat lax in carrying out its articles.
The lady of the yashmak, he informed me, was a member of the household of a wealthy Moslem in the neighborhood of Damascus.Tales of Secret Egypt|Sax Rohmer
She lowered her yashmak and looked at him with burning eyes.The Weavers, Complete|Gilbert Parker