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sakkos

[Greek sah-kaws; English sak-os]
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noun, plural sak·koi [Greek sah-kee; English sak-oi] /Greek ˈsɑ ki; English ˈsæk ɔɪ/. Eastern Church.
  1. an embroidered vestment worn by a bishop and corresponding to the dalmatic.
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Origin of sakkos

< Greek, special use of sákkos sack1
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  • The modifications of the sakkos, and the way of its being tied, are chiefly illustrated by vase-paintings.

    Museum of Antiquity

    L. W. Yaggy