Kaftan, which has hanging sleeves, and reaches nearly to the ankles.
Kuprili, who had forbidden the Polish enterprise, at once occupied Transylvania, and, in the course of the next five years, no fewer than four princes, three of whom died violent deaths, were forced to accept the kaftan and kalpag of investiture in the camp of the grand vizier.
Over all is worn a long cloth robe, the gibbeh (or jibbeh) somewhat resembling the kaftan in shape, but having shorter sleeves, and being open in front.
Kaftan, Das Wesen der christlichen Religion (2nd ed., 1888); J.
Kaftan and others.
Kaftan, Sollen and Sein in ihrem Verhdltniss zu einander: eine Studie zur Kritik Herbarts (Leipzig, 1872); M.
Kaftan affirms that a "doctrine about Satan can as little be established as about angels, as faith can say nothing about it, and nothing is gained by it for the dogmatic explanation of evil.
Herrmann, Julius Kaftan and Adolf Harnack are the chief names, diverges from his teaching in many directions; e.g.
Julius Kaftan - Balfour's German editor, and a highly influential theologian, occupying a position of modified Ritschlianism - is also a very thoroughgoing empiricist.
The kaftan is confined by the girdle, which is a silk scarf, or cashmere or other woollen shawl.