Kerchief vs. Bandana

Kerchief vs. Bandana — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Kerchief and Bandana

Kerchiefnoun

A square scarf, often worn as a head covering.

Bandananoun

A large handkerchief usually patterned and brightly colored.

Kerchiefnoun

A handkerchief.

Bandananoun

A large kerchief, usually colourful and used either as headgear or as a handkerchief, neckerchief, bikini, or sweatband.

Kerchiefnoun

(dated) A piece of cloth used to cover the head; a bandana.

Bandananoun

A style of calico printing, in which white or bright spots are produced upon cloth previously dyed a uniform red or dark colour, by discharging portions of the color by chemical means, while the rest of the cloth is under pressure.

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Kerchiefverb

To cover with a kerchief.

Bandananoun

large and brightly colored handkerchief; often used as a neckerchief

Kerchiefnoun

a square scarf that is folded into a triangle and worn over the head or about the neck