Definition of Turk's head in English:

Turk's head


  • An ornamental knot resembling a turban in shape, made in the end of a rope to form a stopper.

    • ‘The emblem of a Turk's head was associated with coffee houses in the 17th century.’
    • ‘The four magnificent tassels are embroidered with Turk's head knots and spangles.’


Turk's head