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chéchia

[ sheysh-yah ]
/ ˈʃeɪʃ yɑ /
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noun
a close-fitting, cylindrical cap with a tuft or tassel.
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Origin of chéchia

1905–10; <French <North African dialectal variant of Arabic shāshīyah, after Shāsh, city in Persia where it was once made
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