Definition of Boorka

1. Noun. (obsolete spelling of burka) ¹



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Definition of Boorka

1. burka [n -S] - See also: burka

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Boorka

boongs
boonies
boonless
boons
boop
boops
boor
boord
boorde
boordes
boords
boorish
boorishly
boorishness
boorishnesses
boorka (current term)
boorkas
boors
boortree
boortrees
booru
boos
boose
boosed
booser
boosers
booses
booshway
booshways

Literary usage of Boorka

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1. The Monthly Review by Charles William Wason (1842)
"The Persian proverb says — " A Cabul wife in boorka-cover >' Was never known without a lover." In some of the walls facing the streets there are little ..."

2. Indian Tales by Rudyard Kipling (1899)
"... in his boorka. The stroke missed his body, but cut into one of the muscles ... as the dawn was breaking, threw away his boorka and went home bareheaded. ..."

3. The Writings in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling by Rudyard Kipling (1899)
"... in a boorka, which cloaks a man as well as a woman. Directly the gongs of the City made the hour, the little voice behind the grating took up " The Love ..."

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