noun, plural pet·a·sus·es.
Origin of petasus
Examples from the Web for petasos
He also wore a petasos, part of which is seen behind the shoulders.
A boy emerging into manhood leaves his petasos and strigil and chlamys to Hermes, the god of games.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2)|John Addington Symonds
Youthful beardless head wearing a petasos and looking to the right.
One of these (No. 17) wears the petasos, a flapping, broad-brimmed hat used by travellers.
No. 53, a figure wearing a petasos, does not appear in the plate of Michaelis.