• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Rumal rōō′mal a handkerchief: a small shawl or veil
    • Rumal Also Roo′mal, Ro′mal
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In literature:

Excitement grew on him, and he mopped his brow with his blue rumal handkerchief.
"The Crossing" by Winston Churchill
The result of it was the knighthood of the rumal.
"From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan" by Helena Pretrovna Blavatsky