- berenice's hair,
- berenson, bernard,
- berg wind
Origin of beret
Examples from the Web for beret
Gotta have the beret and megaphone if I want people to take me seriously!Jon Stewart Talks ‘Rosewater’ and the ‘Chickensh-t’ Democrats’ Midterm Massacre|Marlow Stern|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like she said, she wants to move on and get out there and burn the blue dress and bury the beret.Monica Lewinsky Is Doomed: Trying To Craft a Career Outside Her Infamy May Be Impossible|Lloyd Grove|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With a giant hat tip of the beret to Charles “Best of Times/Worst of Times” Dickens.
I went out and bought a beret and a paperback entitled How to Direct le Film.Mel Brooks Is Always Funny and Often Wise in This 1975 Playboy Interview|Alex Belth|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I swear she was wearing a beret and striped tights, but I might be imagining that.
Beret stood in front of her till she was forced to raise her head and look at her.
Beret's great eyes, as she asked: "What do you think father and mother will say to this?"
Then they began to grow impatient, and at last Mildrid got so excited that Beret was frightened.
Grandmother had the key of it, and came to open it, Beret acting as her assistant.
Ten minutes to nine, and Gloria put her beret away, reached for the first folder—and froze.Hex|Laurence Mark Janifer (AKA Larry M. Harris)
Word Origin for beret
also berret, 1827, from French béret, 19c., from dialect of Béarn, from Old Gascon berret "cap," from Medieval Latin birretum, diminutive of Late Latin birrus "a large hooded cloak," perhaps of Gaulish origin. The round, flat cap originally was worn by Basque peasants.