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yashmak

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noun yash·mak \ˈyash-ˌmak, ˈyas-\

Definition of yashmak

  1. :  a veil worn by Muslim women that is wrapped around the upper and lower parts of the face so that only the eyes remain exposed to public view



Variants of yashmak

also

yasmak

Origin and Etymology of yashmak

Turkish yaşmak


First Known Use: 1844


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