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EnglishEdit

 
Austrian army beret

EtymologyEdit

From French béret, from Occitan (Gascon) berret (cap), from Medieval Latin birretum, from Late Latin birrus (large hooded cloak), from Gaulish birrus (short cloak), from Proto-Celtic *birros (short) (compare Welsh byr, Middle Irish berr). Compare biretta.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbɛɹ.eɪ/, /ˈbeɹ.eɪ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /bəˈɹeɪ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛreɪ, -eɪ

NounEdit

beret (plural berets)

  1. A type of round, brimless cap with a soft top and a headband to secure it to the head; usually culturally associated with France.

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NounEdit

beret m inan

  1. beret (headwear)

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Further readingEdit

  • beret in Polish dictionaries at PWN