Origin of ciliceFrench from Classical Latin cilicium (from source Old English cilic), coarse covering of Cilician goats' hair, in LL(Ec), hair shirt from Classical Greek kilikion, garment of goats' hair, after Kilikia, Cilicia, noted for its goats
- A coarse cloth; haircloth.
- a. A hair shirt.b. Any of various other garments or items worn as a form of corporal mortification.
Origin of ciliceFrench from Latin cilicium a covering made of Cilician goat's hair from Cilicia