a large cap made of felt or sheepskin, worn in some parts of the Near East
Origin of calpacTurkish q?lp?k
or cal·pack also kal·pac
A large black cap, usually of sheepskin or felt, worn in Turkey, the Caucasus, Iran, and neighboring regions.
Origin of calpacOttoman Turkish qalpaq, from Old Turkic, probably ultimately from Middle Persian kulafak, cap, diminutive of kulaf, hat.
- Alternative spelling of calpack.