kaffiyeh or kufiyah
/ (kɛˈfiːjə) /
a cotton headdress worn by Arabs
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Word Origin for keffiyeh
C19: from Arabic, perhaps from Late Latin cofea coif
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Example sentences from the Web for keffiyeh
Excuse me, I have to get the keffiyeh out of my dusty suitcase and pack a kilt.Up to a Point: A Free Scotland Would Be a Hilarious Disaster|P. J. O’Rourke|September 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jedan slowly unwound his keffiyeh and wiped his head all over, then he spread the coloured rag out to dry.By Desert Ways to Baghdad|Louisa Jebb