shabrack

noun
shab·​rack
variants: or less commonly shabraque \ˈshaˌbrak \
plural -s

Definition of shabrack 

: a saddlecloth often of goatskin formerly used by European light cavalry

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History and Etymology for shabrack

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

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