A cloaklike apparel and hood woven in one piece worn by Arabs
- a lengthy hooded cloak woven of wool in one piece; donned by Arabs and Moors
- Alt. of Burnous
A long cloak of coarse woollen textile with a hood, often white in color, donned by Berbers together with Arabs throughout North Africa.
(letter.) Alt. of Burnous
He thought that, as in Africa he had to put on a burnoose and sit in a mosque, so in Moscow he must be beneficent like the Tsars.