variants or less commonly shabraque
plural -s
: a saddlecloth often of goatskin formerly used by European light cavalry

Word History


German & French; French schabraque, from German schabracke, from Hungarian csáprág, from Turkish çaprak

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“Shabrack.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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