Definition of Tarbush

1. tarboosh [n -ES] - See also: tarboosh



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tarbush

taraxacin
taraxacum
tarbabies
tarbaby
tarbagan
tarbagans
tarball
tarboosh
tarbooshes
tarboush
tarboy
tarboys
tarbrush
tarbrushes
tarbush (current term)
tarbushes
tarcel
tarcels
tard
tardation
tardied
tardier
tardies
tardiest
tardigrada
tardigrade
tardigrades
tardigradous

Literary usage of Tarbush

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Egyptian Sketch Book by Charles Godfrey Leland (1874)
"The tarbush. — Street Sights. — " Antico." —The Snake Boy. — Said the Juggler. — Hankypanky and Egyptian Jugglers at Boulac. — The Dead Boy raised to Life. ..."

2. The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia by James Orr (1915)
"A felt cap, or, as among the Turks, a fez or red tarbush, is worn over this. On the top of these is wound a long piece of cotton cloth with red stripes and ..."

3. The Land and the Book, Or, Biblical Illustrations Drawn from the Manners and by William McClure Thomson (1859)
"tarbush or Fen, a thick red felt cap. The best come from Algiers. Turban, a shawl of wool, silk, or cotton, wound round the tarbush. ..."

4. The Land and the Book, Or, Biblical Illustrations Drawn from the Manners and by William McClure Thomson (1859)
"tarbush or Fez, a thick red felt cap. The best come from Algiers. Turban, a shawl of wool, silk, or cotton, wound round the ..."

5. Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Richard Francis Burton, Isabel Burton, Stanley Lane-Poole (1906)
"The other name for the tarbush. "Fez," denotes the place where the best were made. Some Egyptians distinguish between the two, calling the large high ..."

6. The land and the book; or, Biblical illustrations drawn from the manners and by William McClure Thomson (1870)
"Turban, a shawl of wool, silk, or cotton, wound round the tarbush. ... t he tarbush, and confined there by a twisted rope of goats' or camels' hair, ..."

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