cappa magna

[ kah-puh-mah-nyuh, kap-uh-mag-nuh ]

nounEcclesiastical.
  1. a ceremonial cloak having a long train and a silk or fur-lined hood, worn by cardinals, bishops, and certain other dignitaries.

Origin of cappa magna

1
<Medieval Latin: great cope

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