- As Kaftan argues, we can escape the dreadful externality and artificiality of this scheme, only as redemption and regeneration are brought back to their primary place in consciousness. - "Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant", Edward Moore.
- He put everything in order, mended his kaftan, cleaned and polished his brass plate until it fairly shone. - "Best Russian Short Stories", Various.
- The dragoman is exquisitely arrayed, galabeah and kaftan gray- blue, with a pink petticoat, and a white one under that. - "It Happened in Egypt", C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson.