Definition for astrachan (2 of 2)
Origin of astrakhan
Examples from the Web for astrachan
The man was dressed in a dark blue overcoat, and the collar and cuffs of the coat were heavily trimmed with astrachan fur.The Soul Stealer|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
Besides these were the crowns of the conquered countries of Astrachan and Siberia.Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, 7th ed. Vol. 2 of 2|John Lloyd Stephens
He wore a dark blue silk blouse; and in the streets, on cold days, a short jacket of astrachan fur.Tales of the Argonauts|Bret Harte
But, in a revolt at Astrachan, the vessels were seized and destroyed, and the captain killed.
Workmen were marched by thousands from Kesan, from Astrachan, from the Ukraine, to assist in building the city.