Definition of Haique
1. haik [n -S] - See also: haik
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Haique
Literary usage of Haique
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A System of Geography, Popular and Scientific: Or A Physical, Political, and by James Bell (1832)
"This is called a haique. It is thrown over the shoulders, and fastened round the body. ... A Moor who has a haique for summer, another for winter, ..."
2. Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People (1878)
"The dress of the M. consists of a piece of woollen cloth, five ells in length by one and a half in breadth, called a ' haique,' which is thrown over the ..."
3. Chambers' Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People (1874)
"The dress of the Ы. consists of a piece of woollen cloth, five ells in length by one and a half in breadth, called a ' haique,' ..."
4. The International Cyclopedia: A Compendium of Human Knowledge, Rev. with by Selim Hobart Peabody, Charles Francis Richardson (1898)
"The dress of the Moors con sists of a piece of woolen cloth, five ells in length by one and a half in breadth, called a "haique," which is thrown over the ..."
5. The Gentleman's Magazine (1897)
"All were attired in long white tunics, hanging in heavy pleats across the breast, and reaching to the knees, with a grey woollen cape or " haique " fastened ..."