from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An East-Indian muslin of fine and delicate texture, made on the native loom in the district of Dhaka, or Dacca, Bengal.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word daka.


  • WARE: We knew that we were taking on the Sunni insurgency, and we were going into it daka (ph).

    CNN Transcript Nov 15, 2004

  • Their voices drowned out the kol demamah daka, the hushed heavenly voices, of the Reb Mendlowitzes, the Rav

    Latest Articles


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.