noun hi·jab \hē-ˈjäb, -ˈjab\

Definition of HIJAB

:  the traditional covering for the hair and neck that is worn by Muslim women

Origin of HIJAB

Arabic ḥijāb cover, screen, veil
First Known Use: 1980

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