What are Muslim veils called?


A Muslim veil is called a Burqa, which is worn by most Muslim women across the world. Although there are different types of veils, the Burqa is considered the most concealing as it covers the entire face and body, leaving just a mesh screen to see through.
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A Muslim veil called is called a hijab which comes from the Arabic for veil and is used to describe the headscarves worn by Muslim women. The commonly worn type in the West is a square scarf that covers the head and neck but leaves the face clear.
A veil is a piece of light fabric, as of net or gauze, worn, esp. by women, over the face or head or draped from a hat to conceal, protect, or enhance the face.
Q&A Related to "What are Muslim veils called?"
their are many names Niqaab , Burkah ,or pakistani people say burdah.
The Hijab is a scarf that covers their hair and neck.
"Muhsanah" "Mutzawijah" or "Saiydah" which means married lady.
Answer It is called the ''Hijab''. Which in arabic means to cover/veil. in arabic, it's called Hijab and english, obviously, scarves.
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