Glossary beginning with F

French terms for costume and textile, taken from Cotgrave and other sources

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"the tag of a Point" - Cotgrave's Dictionary, 1611

Synonyms: fers
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"Felt; a felt, a peece of felt;" - Cotgrave's Dictionary, 1611

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Synonyms: franges
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frieze. A heavy fulled woolen fabric used for coats and outer garments.