Barbershops

Buildings in which the primary activity is cutting, dressing, or styling the hair of customers, usually men.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2527
Names
barbershops American English
barbershop American English
barber shops American English
barbers shops American English
shops, barber American English
shops, barbers American English
barbers' shops British English
barber's shop British English
barber-shops British English
shops, barbers' British English
herenkapperszaken Dutch
herenkapperszaak Dutch
barberías Spanish
barbería Spanish

More Definitions

Buildings in which the primary activity is shaving and the cutting and grooming mens' beards; also includes the cutting, dressing, or styling the hair of customers, usually men.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005250. The J. Paul Getty Trust.