Sentence Examples with the word Flamines

Hats were seldom worn except by those who affected Greek fashions, but the close-fitting leather pileus seems to have been an article of early wear in Italy, since its use survived in the ceremony of manumission, and the head-dress of the pontifices and flamines (cf.

A college of Luperci, with the surname Juliani, was instituted in his honour and flamines were created as priests of his godhead.