(also jibbah, djibba, or djibbah)
A long coat worn by Muslim men.
More example sentences
- He would wake up and fold the sleeves of his jibba to make it look like a blouse and pull out one of the saris spread on the ground in place of mats.
- The jibba in fact evolved from its ragged model over the fifteen-year period which witnessed the rise and fall of the Mahdist state.
mid 19th century: Egyptian variant of Arabic jubba.
Definition of jibba in:
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