some sort of limit formerly donned by troops called additionally barret limit In addition the flat-cap donned by Roman Catholic ecclesiastics
- a type of cap previously worn by soldiers; -- called in addition barret limit. Additionally, the flat cap donned by Roman Catholic ecclesiastics.
Variant of Barnett.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Male
kind of flat cap, 1828, from French barrette, cognate with Spanish birreta, Italian beretta (see biretta).
(letter.) Some sort of cap previously donned by soldiers; -- called also barret cap. Also, the flat cap worn by Roman Catholic ecclesiastics.
At Leipzig) the surplice is still worn; but the pastors now usually wear a barret cap, a black gown of the type worn by Luther himself, and white bands.