What does the word pelisse mean?

Usage examples for pelisse

  1. " We are getting on," he said, placing the pocket- book in the pocket of the pelisse. – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  2. I lasted well for some years, but my sleeves, at last, became threadbare; soon after, there were actual holes in them, and holes also in my waist; I was, I must confess, a shabby- looking pelisse. – The Talkative Wig by Eliza Lee Follen