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haik

[hahyk, heyk] /haɪk, heɪk/
noun
1.
an oblong cloth used as an outer garment by the Arabs.
Also, haick.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Arabic hā'ik, hayk, akin to ḥāk weave
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haik

/haɪk; heɪk/
noun
1.
an Arab's outer garment of cotton, wool, or silk, for the head and body
Word Origin
C18: from Arabic hā'ik
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