salwar kameez

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salwar kameez

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Etymology[edit]

From Hindustani सलवार क़मीज़ ‎(salvār qamīz) / سلوار قمیص ‎(salvār qamīs), from Sindhi, from قمیص from Arabic

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsʌlvɒː kəˈmiːs/

Noun[edit]

salwar kameez ‎(plural salwar kameezes)

  1. An outfit worn in South Asian countries comprising colourful loose trousers and a long shirt for females and plain and simple for the males.