what is difference between fedora and trilby
This word comes from a 19th-century play by Victorien Sardou titled Fédora. The heroine, Fédora Romazov, wore a center-creased, soft brimmed hat. The name comes from the Russian Федо́ра (Fedóra), feminine form of Фёдор (Fjódor), from Ancient Greek Θεόδωρος (Theódōros, “gift of god”), derived from θεός (theós, “god”) and δῶρον (dôron, “gift”)
- (UK) IPA(key): /fɪˈdɔːɹə/
- (Canada) IPA(key): /fəˈdɔɹə/
fedora (plural fedoras)
- A felt hat with a fairly low, creased crown with a brim that can be turned up or down.
- Douglas Harper (2001–2021), “fedora”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.
- fedora at OneLook Dictionary Search
- Afro-ed, Afroed, afro-ed, afroed, for’ead
fedora m (plural fedoras)
- fedora (hat)
From the stage adaptation of George du Maurier’s novel Trilby, in which such hats were worn.
- IPA(key): /ˈtɹɪlbi/
trilby (plural trilbys or trilbies)
- A narrow-brimmed felt hat.