Angora vs Mohair - What's the difference?

angora | mohair |


As nouns the difference between angora and mohair

is that angora is an angora cat while mohair is yarn or fabric made from the hair of the angora goat, often as mixed with cotton or other materials.

angora

English

Noun

(en noun) (wikipedia angora)
  • An angora cat.
  • An angora goat.
  • An angora rabbit.
  • (uncountable) The hair of angora rabbits or angora goats, used to make textiles.
  • (uncountable) The fabric made from the hair of angora rabbits or angora goats.
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    mohair

    English

    (wikipedia mohair)

    Noun

  • Yarn or fabric made from the hair of the angora goat, often as mixed with cotton or other materials.
  • The long, fine hair of the Angora goat.