Fez
Fez Fez (f[e^]z), n. [F., fr. the town of Fez in Morocco.] A felt or cloth cap, usually red and having a tassel, -- a variety of the tarboosh. See {Tarboosh}. --B. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

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  • FEZ — FEZ, city in morocco , one of the most important in the Islamic world; founded by Idrīs I in 789, it became the capital of the kingdom in 808 under Idrīs II. The first inhabitants of Fez were pagan Berber s, but it also included Christians and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • fez — [ fɛz ] n. m. • 1679; fes 1677; de Fez, ville du Maroc ♦ Coiffure tronconique, de laine rouge ou blanche, ornée parfois d un gland ou d une mèche de soie ou de laine. De nombreux musulmans portent encore le fez. ⇒ chéchia. ● fez nom masculin (de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Fez — Fez – Being Born Song by U2 from the album No Line on the Horizon Released 27 February 2009 Genre Rock Length 5:17 …   Wikipedia

  • Fez — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Fez puede referirse a: Fez: ciudad de Marruecos. Fez: tocado masculino (cuyo nombre procede de la ciudad marroquí) utilizado en varios países árabes. Fez: personaje interpretado por Wilmer Valderrama en la serie… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Fez — steht für: Fès (arabisch فاس), Stadt in Marokko Fes (Kopfbedeckung), arabisch türkische Kopfbedeckung in der Form eines stumpfen Kegels aus rotem Filz mit meist schwarzer Quaste FEZ steht für: FEZ (Band), eine DDR Jazzband… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • fez — fez·zani; fez·zi; ter·fez; ter·fez·ia; fez; …   English syllables

  • fez — (fèz ) s. m. Calotte de laine rouge et blanche, à l usage des hommes et des femmes, que l on fabrique à Fez, capitale du Maroc, et dont il se fait en Turquie un commerce considérable. •   Fez ou bonnets de France et de Tunis.... les bonnets de… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • fez — [fez] n [Date: 1800 1900; Origin: Fez, city in Morocco where the hats were originally made] a round red hat with a flat top and no ↑brim …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fez — 1802, from Fr. fez, from Turk. fes, probably ultimately from Fez, the city in Morocco, where this type of tasseled cap was principally made …   Etymology dictionary

  • fez — [fez] n. pl. fezzes [Fr < Turk fes, after FEZ] a brimless felt hat shaped like a truncated cone, usually red, with a flat crown from which a long, black tassel hangs: the Turkish national headdress of men in the 19th and early 20th cent …   English World dictionary

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