Origin of praetexta
Words nearby praetexta
How to use praetexta in a sentence
Each wore a wreath of corn, a white fillet and the praetexta.
They also wore the toga praetexta, which, though associated by us with secular magistrates, had undoubtedly a religious origin.The Religious Experience of the Roman People|W. Warde Fowler
Octavia, a late praetexta ascribed to Seneca, was certainly not written by him.