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lehnga

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Pronunciation: /ˈlɛŋɡə
 
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(also lehenga)

Definition of lehnga in English:

noun

A full ankle-length skirt worn by Indian women, usually on formal or ceremonial occasions.
Example sentences
  • The lengha (long, flowing skirt) is also associated with the traditional dress of Rajasthan.
  • The store then makes space for bridal sarees and lehngas.
  • There was a lot of music and dancing and many people wore traditional Indian clothing, including women's lenghas and sarees and Kurta pyjamas for the men.

Origin

Punjabi lehnga.

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