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Origin of calotte
Words nearby calotte
Example sentences from the Web for calotte
The familiar, mocking, and rather concentrated expression, and the little calotte itself is not hidden.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
A blond forming a fanchon on the calotte is laid also under the other edge of the ornament.
Brantôme says a calle or calotte is "a cap," hence the phrase, Plattes comme des calles.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
He has on a calotte, and a robe bordered with fur, attached in front with a single button.
The Bust of a Man, seen in a front view, having on a cap in the shape of a calotte, and a mantle bordered with carmine.