niqab

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic نقاب (niqāb).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɪˈkɑːb/, /nɪˈkæb/
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Noun[edit]

niqab (plural niqabs)

  1. A veil which covers the face, worn by some Muslim women as a part of sartorial hijab.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

niqab f (plural niqabs)

  1. a niqab

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

niqab m (plural niqabs)

  1. niqab; yashmak (face-covering veil worn by Muslim women)

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

niqab c

  1. a niqab

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