Origin of peplos
OTHER WORDS FROM peplospep·losed [pep-luhst], /ˈpɛp ləst/, adjective
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How to use peplos in a sentence
His name and that of his father, Antigonus, were woven into the sacred peplos.A History of Art for Beginners and Students|Clara Erskine Clement
The new peplos was carried to the temple, floating like a flag, in procession through the city.
On another Panathenaic vase she has a gown bordered with fighting men, evidently the sacred peplos.
Charmion bowed her head, and, turning, wrapped her dark-hued peplos round her.Cleopatra|H. Rider Haggard
Her flowered muslin peplos hung limply pleated around her shapely body in a succession of thin folds, which blew open and shut.The Tour|Louis Couperus