djellaba

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noun djel·la·ba \jə-ˈlä-bə\

Definition of djellaba

  1. :  a long loose garment with full sleeves and a hood

Variants of djellaba

less commonly

djellabah

Origin and Etymology of djellaba

French, from Arabic jallāba, jallābīya


First Known Use: 1919


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