camaca

or cam·a·ka, cam·o·ca

[ kam-uh-kuh ]
/ ˈkæm ə kə /

noun

a heavy fabric of silk or mixed fibers, much used in the Middle Ages.

Nearby words

  1. cam ranh,
  2. cam ranh bay,
  3. cam wheel,
  4. cam.,
  5. cama,
  6. camacho,
  7. camacho, manuel ávila,
  8. camagüey,
  9. camail,
  10. caman

Origin of camaca

1325–75; Middle English < Medieval Latin camoca < Arabic or Persian kamkha, kimkha

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