noun \ˈchə-dər, ˈchä-\

Definition of CHADOR

:  a large cloth worn as a combination head covering, veil, and shawl usually by Muslim women especially in Iran

Origin of CHADOR

Hindi, Urdu, & Persian; Hindi caddar, cādar & Urdu chaddar, from Persian chaddar, chādar
First Known Use: 1525


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