head-cloth

headcloth

[hed-klawth, -kloth]
noun, plural headcloths [hed-klawthz, -klothz, -klawths, -kloths] .
any cloth for covering the head, as a turban or wimple.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English he(v)ed cloth; Old English hēafod clath; see head, cloth

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