Gaberdine definitions

găb'ər-dēn', găb'ər-dēn'
A long, coarse cloak or frock worn especially by Jews during the Middle Ages.
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A laborer's long loose smock.
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A loose coat of coarse cloth, worn in the Middle Ages and later associated with Jews.
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A long cloak.
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Origin of gaberdine

Obsolete French gauvardine from Old French galvardine perhaps from Middle High German wallevart pilgrimage wallen to roam (from Old High German wallōn wel-2 in Indo-European roots) vart journey (from Old High German) (from faran to go per-2 in Indo-European roots)