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Hats and Headdress

Updated on May 29, 2013

Feather Headdress

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FEATHER HEADDRESS

feathers worn in hair in a spray-like manner.

Biretta

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

BIRETTA

a square cap with three ridges on top worn by clergyman especially of the Roman Catholic Church.

Busby

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

BUSBY

  • a military full-dress fur hat with a pendant bag on the side usually of the color of regimental facing.
  • The bearskin worn by British guardsmen.

Commode

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

COMMODE

a woman’s ornate cap popular in the late 17th and early 18th centuries.

Baseball Cap

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BASEBALL CAP

a soft cap with a stiff brim on the front, which may be flat or curved. It may also have a plastic strip at the back so the cap can be adjusted to the head size of the wearer.

Cowboy Hat

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COWBOY HAT

a wide-brimmedb hat with a large soft crown.

Crown

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CROWN

a royal or imperial headdress or cap of sovereignty

Crown of Thorns

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CROWN OF THORNS

mock crown made of thorn branches by the Romans. Jesus of Nazareth was crowned with it prior to the crucifixion.

Derby

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

DERBY

a man’s stiff felt hat with dome-shaped crown and narrow brim.

Fez

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

FEZ

a brimless cone-shaped flat-crowned hat that usually has a tassel, is usually made of red felt, and is worn especially by men in eastern Mediterranean Counties.

Fillet

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

FILLET

a ribbon or narrow strip of material used especially as a headband.

Gas Mask

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

GAS MASK

a mask connected to a chemical air filter and used to protect the face and lungs against poison gases.





Glengarry

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

GLENGARRY

a woolen cap of Scottish origin.

Hair Clip

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HAIR CLIP

a hair pin worn usually by women to hold hair in place.

Hat

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HAT

a covering for the head usually having a shaped crown and brim.

Headband

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HEADBAND

a band worn on or around the head.

Helmet

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HELMET

any of various protective head coverings usually made of a hard material to resist ipact.

Homburg

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

HOMBURG

a man’s felt hat with a stiff curled brim and a high crown creased lengthwise.

Laurel Wreath

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LAUREL WREATH

crown of laurel leaves in ancient Greece and Rome. It symbolized victory.

Ceylonese Mask

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

Mask

a cover or partial cover for the face used disguise or protection.

Mortarboard

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

MORTARBOARD

an academic cap consisting of a closely fitting headpiece with a broad flat projecting square top.

Nimbus

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

NIMBUS

an indication asa circle of radiant light or glory about the head of a drawn or sculptured divinity, saint, or sovereign.

Oxygen Mask

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

OXYGEN MASK

a device worn over the nose and mouth through which oxygen is supplied from a storage tank.

PAPERHAT

any of several hats made from paper.

Peruke

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

PERUKE

a type of wig popular from the 17th to the early 19th century.

Petasos

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

PETASOS

a broad-brimed low-crowned hat worn by ancient Greeks and Romans.

Shako

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

SHAKO

a stiff military hat with a high crown and plume in Hungary in the 19th century.

Sombrero

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

SOMBRERO

a high-crowned hat of felt or straw with a very wide brim worn especially in the Southwest USA and Mexico.

Sou' Wester

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

SOU’ WESTER

a waterproof hat with wide slanting brim longer in back than in front.

Tiara

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TIARA

a decorative jeweled or flowered headband or semicircle for formal wear by women.

TEN-GALLON HAT

see COWBOY HAT

Turban

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

TURBAN

a headdress worn chiefly in countries of the eastern Mediterranean and southern Asia especially by Muslims and made of a cap around which is wound a long cloth.

Wig

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WIG

a manufactured covering of natural or synthetic hair for the head.

Wimple

Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary
Source: Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary

WIMPLE

a cloth-covering worn outdoors over the head and around the neck and chin especially by women in the late medieval period and by some nuns.

Sources:

Webster’s New Collegiate Dictionary

G. & C. Merriam Company

Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

1980.

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