What does biretta mean?

Definitions for biretta
bəˈrɛt əbiret·ta

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. biretta, berretta, birretta(noun)

    a stiff cap with ridges across the crown; worn by Roman Catholic clergy

Wiktionary

  1. biretta(Noun)

    A square cap, originally with four ridges across the top, surmounted by a tuft, worn by Roman Catholic clergy (and by some in the Anglican Church). A three-sided biretta is worn by Roman Catholic clergy for liturgical celebrations.

  2. Origin: From 'biretta'

Webster Dictionary

  1. Biretta(noun)

    same as Berretta

Freebase

  1. Biretta

    The biretta is a square cap with three or four peaks or horns, sometimes surmounted by a tuft. Traditionally the three peaked biretta is worn by Roman Catholic clergy and some Anglican and Lutheran clergy. The four peaked biretta is worn as academic dress by those holding a doctoral degree from a pontifical faculty or pontifical university. Occasionally the biretta is worn by advocates in law courts, for instance the advocates in the Channel Islands.

Anagrams for biretta »

  1. battier, bit rate, bitrate, terabit

How to pronounce biretta?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say biretta in sign language?

  1. biretta

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of biretta in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of biretta in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of biretta

  1. biretta

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