chadri Translations edit female garment that covers the whole body Noun edit burka f burka (female garment that covers the whole body) Further reading edit Darkinjung edit Noun edit burka long-nosed bandicoot Finnish edit Noun edit. French Definition Dictionary, advertising. Origin of burka 183040; Urdu burga dialectal Arabic burqa m Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Random House, Inc. 1836, from Hindi, from Arabic burqa'. Many times the Taliban had threatened her as she continued to go outside without an Islamic burqa, says Nayab Khan. Norwegian Nynorsk edit Etymology edit From Urdu or Persian, from Arabic (burqu, veil ). Pronunciation edit Noun edit burka m ( definite singular burkaen, indefinite plural burkaer, definite plural burkaene ) a burka References edit burka in The Bokmål Dictionary.