Turbant
Turbant Tur"bant, n. A turban. [Obs.] --Milton. [1913 Webster]

I see the Turk nodding with his turbant. --Howell. [1913 Webster]


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  • turbant — tur|bant Mot Agut Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • turban — [ tyrbɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1538; d apr. it. turbant, tourban 1540; altér. de tulban, tolliban (1490), turc tülbend, mot persan→ tulipe 1 ♦ Coiffure d homme faite d une longue bande d étoffe enroulée autour de la tête. « Ils [des Kurdes] ont la tête prise …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Turban — Tur ban, n. [OE. turband, turbant, tolibant, F. turban, It. turbante, Turk. tulbend, dulbend, fr. Per. dulband. Cf. {Tulip}.] 1. A headdress worn by men in the Levant and by most Mohammedans of the male sex, consisting of a cap, and a sash, scarf …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • turban — noun Etymology: Middle French turbant, from Italian turbante, from Turkish tülbent, from Persian dulband Date: 1588 1. a headdress worn chiefly in countries of the eastern Mediterranean and southern Asia especially by Muslims and made of a cap… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Себастьян де Белалькасар — Памятник Белалькасару в Сантьяго де Кали. Себастьян де Белалькасар (Sebastián de Belalcázar; наст. фамилия Мойано; ок. 1480, Белалькасар, провинция Кордова …   Википедия

  • EMBDA — seu Emda, urbs Germ. munita, emporiumqueve celebre, ad fluv. Amisiae ostia, Frisiae Occid. caput, alias sub proprio Comite, nunc in ditione Batavorum, 6. mill. Germ. a Groninga in Ort. 15. a Brema in Occas. cum portu commodissimo. Historia urbis… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • MACEDONICAE Monarchiae — quisnam post Alexandri M. obitumstatus fuerit, et quot illa in partes dissilierit; his verbis exponit Curtius l. 10. c. 10. Perdicca perductô in urbem exercitu, consilium principum virorum habuit, in quo imperium ita dividi placuit, ut rex quidem …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • NILUS — I. NILUS Aegypti Episcopus exustus, sub Diocletiano. Vide Lactantium, l. 5. c. 11: II. NILUS Africae fluv. celeberrimus, ut Asiae Ganges, et Indus, atque Europae Danubius. Plurima eius ab antiquis perhibentur, et celebrantur nomina. Nam et… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • PILEUS — I. PILEUS insigne domus, in urbe Siciliae Catana, cuius inhabitatores hominum pessimi, dicuntur Taisnierio apud Thom. Fazellum, de Rebus Sic. l. 1. c. 1. Tritum, inquiit, Taisnierius in Chiromantia sua, est proverbium, inter totius orbis homines… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • QUADRIGEMINA — apud Plin. l. 8. c. 23. ubi cerastis eminere cornicula saepe quadrigemina ait, barbaris Interpretibus octo sunt seu quaterna geminata. Unde Vincentius, Doctrinal. l. 16. c. 108. Cerastes est serpens octo in capite cornua habens. Et Bellonius,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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