Meaning of Gobelin

Gob•e•lin

Pronunciation: (gob'u-lin, gō'bu- Fr. gô-blan'), [key]
— adj.
  1. made at the tapestry factory established in Paris in the 15th century by the Gobelins, a French family of dyers and weavers.
  2. resembling the tapestry made at the Gobelin factory.
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