Etymology
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sarong (n.)

skirt-like garment worn over the lower body by both sexes, the Malay national garment, 1834, from Malay (Austronesian) sarung "sheath, covering." OED traces it to "some mod. form of Skr. saranga 'variegated.' "

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Definitions of sarong

sarong (n.)
a loose skirt consisting of brightly colored fabric wrapped around the body; worn by both women and men in the South Pacific;
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