Origin of tarboosh
Examples from the Web for tarboosh
Wound about his tarboosh or fez was a bright green cufia, signifying that the wearer had made the pilgrimage to Holy Mecca.The Carpet from Bagdad|Harold MacGrath
His colorful costume had given way to European clothes, except for a tarboosh.The Egyptian Cat Mystery|Harold Leland Goodwin
Harry himself was dressed in a linen suit of European cut, with a tarboosh or red cap on his head, with a turban twisted round it.For Fortune and Glory|Lewis Hough
The man who came in was naked, save for a tarboosh on his head and a loin-cloth about his middle.The Keepers of the King's Peace|Edgar Wallace
Tarboosh, Tarbouche, tr-boosh′, n. a red cap with dark tassel worn by Moslem men.