A thick lustrous soft fabric of wool or other animal hair, such as mohair, having a silky nap.
The sable or its fur.
Of or having to do with sables.
The fur of the sable.
A soft woolen dress material with a furlike nap.
Origin of zibeline
- French sable from Italian zibellino of Slavic origin
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition