What are some alternative words for burka?

Synonyms for burka

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term burka.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. burqa, burka(noun)

    a loose garment (usually with veiled holes for the eyes) worn by Muslim women especially in India and Pakistan

    Synonyms:
    burqa, burka

Wiktionary

  1. burka(noun)

    Synonyms:
    chadri, paranja, Central Asia

  2. burka(noun)

    A female Islamic garment that covers the whole body, with a net screen covering the eyes so they cannot be seen; also spelled burqa

    Synonyms:
    Central Asia, chadri, paranja

  3. burka(noun)

    A dress made from felt or karakul (the short curly fur of young lambs of the breed of that name), a burka was part of the customary male garb of various peoples inhabiting the Caucasus region (long contested between Russia, Iran, and Turkey).

    Synonyms:
    chadri, paranja, Central Asia

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

burqa, burkha, burke


Translations for burka

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for burka »

Translation

Find a translation for the burka synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Images & Illustrations of burka

       

Discuss these burka synonyms with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"burka." Synonyms.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 17 Oct. 2017. <http://www.synonyms.net/synonym/burka>.

Are we missing a good synonym for burka?

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for burka:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.