lavalava

noun
la·va·la·va | \ ˌlä-və-ˈlä-və \

Definition of lavalava 

: a rectangular cloth of cotton print worn like a kilt or skirt in Polynesia and especially in Samoa

First Known Use of lavalava

1891, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lavalava

Samoan, clothing

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