I walked toward it and, as I approached, the dot looked more like a djellabah
crowned by a pointed hood.
La valeur marchande de cette saisie, composee de 460 souliers, 200 djellabah
Tous habilles d'un meme costume ou presque : Djellabah
de couleur blanche, turban blanc ou jaune et un fil de laine rouge, ornemente en [beaucoup moins que] mouzoun [beaucoup plus grand que] brillant.
Merah, lying on the ground below his second-storey apartment, was wearing a flak jacket and black djellabah
161) Even more familiar to the Western reader is the mother's detailed description of her suffering in traditional clothing: "I had to keep my djellabah
hood on my head for days at a time, and even though this made me sweat I couldn't take it off until I got home.
Ses bras souleves entrebaillaient maintenant la djellabah
a man wearing a djellabah
on a bicycle selling postcards of his sister; one heavily armed electric scooter; a rapid attack Peugeot 304 GL; the Al Chokey-Chokey lst Diesel Taxis; and the Saddam Household Private Light Goods.
From the upended stern of a hulk, where he was arguing violently with a middle-aged man in orange djellabah
and dark glasses, a pimply adolescent shouted, "Can anyone straighten out the fucking Trinity for us?
What is reiterated and haunts the narrative is that Nissim was dressed in a white djellabah
and a cotton turban when the narrator imagines having seen him last.