petasos

noun pet·a·sos \ ˈpe-tə-səs \
variants: or petasus

Definition of petasos

:a broad-brimmed low-crowned hat worn by ancient Greeks and Romans; especially :the winged hat of Hermes

Origin and Etymology of petasos

Latin & Greek; Latin petasus, from Greek petasos; akin to Greek petannynai to spread out


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