Definition of Khalat

1. Noun. A type of native gown worn in parts of Central Asia. ¹



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Definition of Khalat

1. killut [n -S] - See also: killut

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Khalat

khagan
khaganate
khaganates
khagans
khaidarkanite
khakhra
khakhras
khaki
khaki drill
khakied
khakilike
khakis
khakkhara
khalam
khalams
khalat (current term)
khalats
khalif
khalifa
khalifah
khalifahs
khalifas
khalifat
khalifate
khalifates
khalifats
khaliff
khaliffs
khalifs
khalsa

Literary usage of Khalat

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1. The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature, Ancient by Richard Garnett, Leon Vallée, Alois Brandl (1899)
"He wore a khalat [dressing- gown] of Persian stuff; a regular Oriental khalat, without the slightest whiff of Europe, — without tassels, without velvet, ..."

2. History of India Under Queen Victoria from 1836 to 1880 by Lionel James Trotter (1886)
"Meanwhile, however, Lord Salisbury's objections to a prolonged occupation of khalat had been found compatible with a new-born desire to plant a British ..."

3. Through Asia by Sven Anders Hedin (1899)
"The former wore an orange yellow gala khalat, edged with gold brocade, which I had brought him as a present from Kashgar the day before. ..."

4. The History of Mankind by Friedrich Ratzel (1898)
"So the riding nomad keeps to tighter clothes, while the settlers incline to bunched and floating robes favoured by Mussulman custom. The khalat and the high ..."

5. Russian Central Asia: Including Kuldja, Bokhara, Khiva and Merv by Henry Lansdell (1885)
"Captain Burnaby was informed, he says, that " a khalat or dressing-gown from the Khan is looked upon at Khiva much as the Order of the Garter would be in ..."

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