a residence for washing, sweating, etc.; -- in addition, in Turkey, a prison for slaves.
A brothel; a stew; a residence of prostitution.
A bath; a house for bathing, cupping, perspiring, and usually cleansing the human body.
A brothel; a stew.
into the Turkish empire, a prison in general; in France, previously, among the great prisons (bagnes) substituted the galleys, today superseded by transportation: possibly so called through the previous using ancient baths in Constantinople as prisons.