noun, plural sto·lae [stoh-lee] /ˈstoʊ li/, sto·las.
- stokesay castle,
- stokowski, leopold,
- stolen generation,
Origin of stola
Examples from the Web for stola
The stola was an oblong garment worn over the tunica and extended to the feet.
Courtezans, and women condemned for adultery, were not permitted to wear the stola—hence called togat.Roman Antiquities, and Ancient Mythology|Charles K. Dillaway
Above the stola, women wore a mantle called palla or pallium.Museum of Antiquity|L. W. Yaggy
The tunic was of that pale shining gold which the ancients described by the word hyaline; the stola was of saffron colour.Darkness and Dawn|Frederic W. Farrar
The palla was a kind of cloak worn out of doors over the stola.
Latin, from Greek stole (see stole).