stola

[ stoh-luh ]
/ ˈstoʊ lə /
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noun, plural sto·lae [stoh-lee] /ˈstoʊ li/, sto·las.

a long, loose tunic or robe, with or without sleeves, worn by women of ancient Rome.

Nearby words

  1. stokesay castle,
  2. stokowski,
  3. stokowski, leopold,
  4. stokvel,
  5. stol,
  6. stole,
  7. stoled,
  8. stolen,
  9. stolen generation,
  10. stolid

Origin of stola

1720–30; < Latin < Greek stolḗ; see stole2

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Word Origin and History for stola

stola

Latin, from Greek stole (see stole).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper