See also: chūba

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Tibetan ཕྱུ་པ(phyu pa).

NounEdit

chuba ‎(plural chubas)

  1. a long sheepskin coat made of thick wool worn by Tibetans.
    • 2007 November 4, Shaila Dewan, “Emorys Little Tibet”, in New York Times[1]:
      DRESSED in a pale blue, floor-length chuba, Paige Wilson silently mouthed a paragraph-long greeting, in Tibetan, that she was about to deliver to the Dalai Lama .