Definitions for kepiˈkeɪ pi, ˈkɛp i
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
kep•iˈkeɪ pi, ˈkɛp i(n.)(pl.)kep•is.
a French military cap with a circular, flat-topped crown and a nearly horizontal visor.
Origin of kepi:
1860–65; < F képi < SwissG Kӓppi (Kapp(e)cap1+-i dim. suffix)
kepi, peaked cap, service cap, yachting cap(noun)
a cap with a flat circular top and a visor
A cap with a flat circular top and a visor, particularly associated with French uniforms.
Origin: From képi, from Swiss Käppi, diminutive of Kappe, from kappe, from kappa, from cappa. Akin to English cap.