toga virilis

noun
to·​ga vi·​ri·​lis | \ˌtō-gə-və-ˈrē-ləs, -ˈri- \
plural togae viriles\ˈtō-​ˌgī-​və-​ˈrē-​ˌlās, -​ˈri-​ \

Definition of toga virilis 

: the white toga of manhood assumed by boys of ancient Rome at age 15

First Known Use of toga virilis

1600, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for toga virilis

Latin, men's toga

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