Meaning of tartan
Pronunciation: (tär'tn), [key]
- a woolen or worsted cloth woven with stripes of different colors and widths crossing at right angles, worn chiefly by the Scottish Highlanders, each clan having its own distinctive plaid.
- a design of such a plaid known by the name of the clan wearing it.
- any plaid.
- of, pertaining to, or resembling tartan.
- made of tartan.
- tartan (Thesaurus)