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Dashiki vs. Kaftan

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Dashikinoun

A loose and brightly-colored African shirt.

Kaftannoun

A long tunic worn in the Eastern Mediterranean.

Dashikinoun

a loose and brightly colored African shirt

Kaftannoun

A long dress or shirt similar in style to those worn in the Eastern Mediterranean.

Dashiki

The dashiki is a colorful garment worn mostly in West Africa. It is called Kitenge in East Africa and has been a dominant wear in Tanzania and later Kenya and Somalia.

Kaftannoun

See Caftan.

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Kaftannoun

a woman's dress style that imitates the caftan cloaks worn by men in the Near East

Kaftannoun

a (cotton or silk) cloak with full sleeves and sash reaching down to the ankles; worn by men in the Levant

Kaftannoun

a man's long belted tunic, worn in countries of the Near East.

Kaftannoun

a woman's long loose dress.

Kaftannoun

a loose shirt or top.

Kaftan

A kaftan or caftan (; Persian: خفتان‎ khaftān) is a variant of the robe or tunic, and has been worn in a number of cultures around the world for thousands of years and is of Asiatic origin. In Russian usage, kaftan instead refers to a style of men's long suit with tight sleeves.

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