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Caftan
From the Robert E. Howard Lexicon


“Wiry men in caps of Astrakhan fur and girdled caftans swaggered among the horse lines…”

-The Daughter of Erlik Khan

1. kaf•tan

[ˈkaftən, ˈkafˌtan]

NOUN

caftan (noun)

1. a man's long belted tunic of the Near East.

 a woman's long loose dress.

 a loose shirt or top.

ORIGIN

late 16th cent.: from Turkish, from Persian ḵaftān, influenced by the French cafetan.

Waking Up in Indian Country: Harm City: 2015

https://www.amazon.com/Waking-Up-Indian-Country-Harm-ebook/dp/B01MSVDO45/ref=sr_1_60?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1489604348&sr=1-60&refinements=p_27%3AJames+LaFond

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