- a hat
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
- Clothinga hat.
- a representation of a low-crowned hat with a turned-up brim, usually of a different tincture, used either as a charge or as part of a crest.
- a cap depicted within a representation of a crown or coronet.
- Late Latin cappellus hood, hat, equivalent. to capp(a) (see cap1) + -ellus diminutive suffix
- French; Old French chapel wreath, hat