Glossary beginning with J

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

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yellow

Synonyms: jaulne
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A cassock.

"a Shepheards pelt, frocke, or gaberdine; such a course long iacket as our Porters weare ouer the rest of their garments; (hence) also, a cassocke, long coat, loose ierkin." - Cotgrave's Dictionary, 1611