shalwar-kameez

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EtymologyEdit

From Hindustani सलवार क़मीज़ ‎(salvār qamīz) / سلوار قمیض ‎(salvār qamīz), from Persian, from Arabic

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃʌlvɒː kəˈmiːz/

NounEdit

shalwar-kameez pl ‎(plural only)

  1. An outfit worn in South Asian countries by men and women comprising loose trousers and a long shirt.