Definitions for caftanˈkæf tæn, kæfˈtæn
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word caftan
a woman's dress style that imitates the caftan cloaks worn by men in the Near East
a (cotton or silk) cloak with full sleeves and sash reaching down to the ankles; worn by men in the Levant
a garment worn throughout the Levant, consisting of a long gown with sleeves reaching below the hands. It is generally fastened by a belt or sash
to clothe with a caftan
Origin: [Turk. qaftn: cf. F. cafetan.]
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