plural Ghiordes
: an Anatolian rug characterized by fine knotting, mellow colors, a wool pile, and a cotton web
especially : a fine prayer rug of the 17th and 18th centuries

Word History


from Gördes (Ghiordes), town in Manisa, Turkey

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“Ghiordes.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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