Barracan in a sentence

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Definition of Barracan

  • A thick, strong stuff, somewhat like camlet; -- still used for outer garments in the Levant.

How to use barracan in a sentence. Barracan pronunciation.

I took out my last barracan, as some precaution against the threatening clouds.
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This barracan excited everybody's attention; every one admired it, and asked for it.
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Whilst the Sultan took his seat upon the raised mud-bench, the slaves held up two wrappers or barracans, to shield his highness from public view whilst he took his seat.
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Examples of Barracan

Example #1
This barracan excited everybody's attention; every one admired it, and asked for it.
Example #2
We had even some drops of rain; and, probably, the rain here is not so constant, in its fall in summer-time, as is generally supposed.
Example #3
I took out my last barracan, as some precaution against the threatening clouds.
Example #4
Haj Abdoua, another distinguished Tuarick.
Example #5
They say all the buildings of Bornou are built in the same manner, and very few of stone, on account of the rain; for the stone, not being well cemented together, falls during the great rains of the tropics.