Ghiordes

[ gyawr-duhs, gawr- ]
/ ˈgyɔr dəs, ˈgɔr- /

noun

a Turkish rug characterized by an uneven pile produced by the Ghiordes knot.

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Origin of Ghiordes

First recorded in 1895–1900; variant spelling of Gördes, town in Turkey
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