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- n. A kind of cap formerly worn by soldiers.
- n. The flat cap worn by Roman Catholic ecclesiastics.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kind of cap formerly worn by soldiers; -- called also barret cap. Also, the flat cap worn by Roman Catholic ecclesiastics.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A little bar.
- n. Same as biretta.
- n. A sort of ancient military cap or headpiece. Scott. Also called barret-cap.
- n. See barrat.
French barrette, Late Latin barretum a cap. See berretta, and compare biretta. (Wiktionary)