[ Greek sah-kaws; English sak-os ]
/ Greek ˈsɑ kɔs; English ˈsæk ɒs /
noun, plural sak·koi [Greek sah-kee; English sak-oi] /Greek ˈsɑ ki; English ˈsæk ɔɪ/. Eastern Church.
an embroidered vestment worn by a bishop and corresponding to the dalmatic.
Origin of sakkos
< Greek, special use of sákkos sack1
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Examples from the Web for sakkos
The modifications of the sakkos, and the way of its being tied, are chiefly illustrated by vase-paintings.Museum of Antiquity|L. W. Yaggy