caravan


caravan
caravan [kar′ə van΄]
n.
[Fr caravane < OFr carouan < Pers kārwān, caravan]
1. a company of travelers, esp. of merchants or pilgrims traveling together for safety, as through a desert
2. a number of vehicles traveling together
3. a large covered vehicle for passengers, circus animals, gypsies, etc.; van
4. Brit. a mobile home or trailer
caravaner
n.

English World dictionary. . 2014.