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 qalpāq Tatar and Uyghur qalpaq perhaps ultimately from an Iranian source such as Middle Persian kulāfak cap diminutive of kulāf hat
- Alternative spelling of calpack.