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Mongolian etymology :

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Proto-Mongolian: *čuba
Altaic etymology: Altaic etymology
Meaning: overcoat
Russian meaning: плащ, верхняя одежда
Written Mongolian: čuba (L 203)
Khalkha: cuv
Buriat: suba
Kalmuck: cuwǝ '(fur) coat' (КРС)
Ordos: čuwa
Comments: Mong. > Man. čuba id., KBalk. čuba 'corset' (but cf. also Gag. čupak). The traditional etymology ( < Arab. ǯubba) is not plausible phonetically.

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