barret

[ bar-it ]

noun
  1. a small cap, akin to the biretta, worn in the Middle Ages by soldiers and ecclesiastics.

Origin of barret

1
1820–30; <French barrette,Middle French <dialectal Italian barretta (Italian berretta) biretta

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British Dictionary definitions for barret

barret

/ (ˈbærɪt) /


noun
  1. a small flat cap resembling a biretta

Origin of barret

1
C19: from French barrette, from Italian berretta biretta; compare beret

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