from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A cloth band or scarf wrapped around the crown of a hat or sun helmet.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A strip of cloth wound around the upper portion of a hat or helmet, particularly a pith helmet, and falling down behind to act as a shade for the back of the neck.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as pugree.
Hindi pagṛī, turban, from Sanskrit parikaraḥ, girdle for a garment, from parikaroti, he surrounds : pari, around; + karoti, he does, makes.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Hindi. (Wiktionary)