Definitions for babushkabəˈbʊʃ kə, -ˈbuʃ-

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  1. babushka(noun)

    a woman's headscarf folded into a triangle and tied under the chin; worn by Russian peasant women

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  1. babushka(Noun)

    An old woman

  2. babushka(Noun)

    A womanu2019s headscarf, tied under the chin (this sense does not occur in Russian)

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  • skýluklútur, skýla, skýlyklútur bundinn undir hökuIcelandic
  • babuniaPolish
  • бабушка, шаль, старуха, косынка, старушка, платокRussian

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