Definition of agbada
: a loose-fitting robe worn by men in Nigeria His form is elegantly cloaked in a flowing agbada, and each frame records a subtle shift in facial expression, from serious thoughtfulness to a broad and engaging smile. — Alisa LaGamma, African Arts, Autumn 1998
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Origin and Etymology of agbada
borrowed from Yoruba agbádá
First Known Use: 1863See Words from the same year
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