noun ka·me·lau·ki·on \ˌkäməˈlau̇kˌyȯn, -au̇kēˌȯn\

Definition of kamelaukion



  1. :  a tall brimless hat worn by priests and monks in some Eastern rites

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Origin and Etymology of kamelaukion

Middle Greek kamēlaukion, alteration (probably influenced by Greek kamēlos camel) of Late Greek kamelaukion

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a trip made at another's expense

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