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?"
It depends which veil your talking about. I believe you're talking about the one that covers the face. It's called a Niqab.
The veil that muslim women wear is called a "buraqa" or "niqaab" Is
Common words used to describe the head covering: Hijab. Most common. Generic arabic term that refers to any style of head covering you would find across Muslim cultures. Head Scarf
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