Indian Sari


Indian Sari
traditional Indian women's garb

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Indian dress — varies widely throughout India. Women s Clothing Headline text Traditional Dress by Age The traditional style of clothing in India varies with male or female distinctions. This is still followed in the rural areas, though is changing in the urban …   Wikipedia

  • sari — is the dominant spelling for the traditional item of dress worn by Indian women, rather than saree. The plural form is saris …   Modern English usage

  • sari — (also saree) ► NOUN (pl. saris or sarees) ▪ a garment consisting of a length of cotton or silk elaborately draped around the body, traditionally worn by women from the Indian subcontinent. ORIGIN Hindi …   English terms dictionary

  • Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles — The Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles is an annual film festival held in Los Angeles, California. It is a nonprofit organization devoted to paving the way for a greater appreciation of Indian cinema and diverse culture by providing the public… …   Wikipedia

  • Sari — Gewand der Inderinnen * * * Sa|ri 〈m. 6〉 kunstvoll gewickeltes Gewand der ind. Frau [<Hindi sari <Sanskrit sati] * * * Sa|ri, der; [s], s [Hindi sāṛī < aind. śāṭī = Tuch, Gewand]: aus einer kunstvoll um den Körper gewickelten… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • sari — Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary a five and a half feet long cloth worn by Indian women a long (six or nine yard) rectangular piece of clothing worn by Indian women, draped over lower body and shoulder; may be made of cotton or silk or other… …   English dialects glossary

  • sari — [[t]sɑ͟ːri[/t]] saris N COUNT A sari is a piece of clothing worn especially by Indian women. It consists of a long piece of thin material that is wrapped around the body …   English dictionary

  • sari — [ sα:ri] (also saree) noun (plural saris or sarees) a garment consisting of a length of cotton or silk elaborately draped around the body, traditionally worn by women from the Indian subcontinent. Origin C18: from Hindi sāṛī …   English new terms dictionary


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