English to Afrikaans Meaning :: shawl

Shawl :
shawl
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Noun(1) cloak consisting of an oblong piece of cloth used to cover the head and shoulders

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(1) The sun was out and it felt warm on her skin, but the morning breeze made Elizabeth wrap her shawl tighter around her shoulder.(2) She wrapped a shawl around her shoulders and peered out at the mountains from the window.(3) So I got dressed and slipped a shawl over my shoulders, wrapping it around myself tightly.(4) She was fully dressed with her hair done and a shawl over her shoulders, as though she had been waiting for the men to awaken.(5) After that I'm going to have a go at knitting a lace shawl for the new baby.(6) The young woman, standing at the end of my bed, rocked a sleeping baby wrapped in a shawl .(7) Alicia is sitting on a small stone bench in a patch of sun with a thick shawl wrapped around her shoulders.(8) Straw hats replaced the shawl and bonnet and dresses came more into vogue.(9) She was wearing a black gown with a black shawl on her neck and a pair of black evening gloves.(10) Shivering slightly with the cold I wrapped a shawl around my shoulders and left the house.(11) The bus is overcrowded and people sit on the roof, shawled against the wind as they pass through an ethereally green landscape in Jehanabad; a rainbow arches across the sky in an ambiguous gesture of covenant.(12) They wear long petticoated gowns with shawls , along with extravagant headdresses.(13) But I see them as human and architectural elements in a landscape of devastation: shawled women and broken pillars, against early daylight, as with the Christ figure in Piero's Resurrection.(14) Women wear colorful gathered skirts with aprons and cloth shawls over their shoulders.(15) Gypsy and ethnic references appear in a number of outfits including Spanish style poncho skirts, shawls and classic Native American dresses.(16) And floor-mounted coat racks are a natural for cloaks, gowns, shawls and scarves.
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(1) prayer shawl ::
gebed tjalie
Synonyms
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1. shawl ::
shawl
2. kerchief ::
kopdoek
3. era ::
era
Different Forms
shawl, shawls
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