hijab

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حجب (ħájaba, to veil, to cover, to screen).

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Noun[edit]

hijab (countable and uncountable, plural hijabs)

  1. (uncountable, Islam) The veil worn by women beyond the age of puberty in front of non-related adult males.
  2. (countable) The hajib headscarf.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

hijab m (plural hijabs)

  1. Alternative spelling of hidjab.

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Italian[edit]

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Arabic

Noun[edit]

hijab m (invariable)

  1. hijab

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حجب.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɪdʂɑb/, /hiːdʂɑb/
  • Rhymes: -ɑb

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Noun[edit]

hijab m

  1. hijab

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حجب.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɪdʂɑb/, /hiːdʂɑb/
  • Rhymes: -ɑb

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Noun[edit]

hijab m

  1. hijab

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

hijab m (plural hijabs)

  1. (countable) hijab (veil worn by Muslim women)