tarboosh

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noun tar·boosh \tär-ˈbüsh, ˈtär-ˌ\

Definition of tarboosh

  1. :  a red hat similar to the fez worn especially by Muslim men

Variants of tarboosh

less commonly

tarbush

Origin and Etymology of tarboosh

Arabic ṭarbūsh


First Known Use: 1702


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