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EtymologyEdit

From Ukrainian хвуста (xvusta), from Romanian fustă, from Greek φούστα (foústa), from φουστάνι (foustáni), from Italian fustagni, plural of fustagno, from Medieval Latin fustaneum, from Latin fūstis.

Compare Slovincian χusta f (headscarf), χʉ̃stă f, xᵘ̯usta f (large headscarf).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈxu.sta/
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NounEdit

chusta f (diminutive chustka)

  1. headscarf

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • chusta in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • chusta in Polish dictionaries at PWN