noun par·ka \ˈpär-kə\

: a very warm jacket with a hood

Full Definition of PARKA

:  a hooded fur pullover garment for arctic wear
:  a usually lined fabric outerwear pullover or jacket

Origin of PARKA

Aleut, from Russian dialect, ultimately from Nenets (Samoyedic language of northern Russia)
First Known Use: 1780


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