zucchetto


zuc·chet·to

noun \z-ˈke-(ˌ)tō, tsü-\
plural zuc·chet·tos

Definition of ZUCCHETTO

:  a small round skullcap worn by Roman Catholic ecclesiastics in colors that vary according to the rank of the wearer

Origin of ZUCCHETTO

Italian, diminutive of zucca gourd, head
First Known Use: 1853

Rhymes with ZUCCHETTO

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