- a small circle
- a ring or circular band worn as an ornament
Origin of circletMiddle English cerclet from OFr, diminutive of cercle, circle
- A small circle, especially a circular ornament.
- A semi-circular band, often made of intricately cut metal, worn around the head as a crown or for special occasions as by a bride during a wedding.
Origin of circletMiddle English cerclet from Old French diminutive of cercle circle ; see circle.
From Middle French cerclet, diminutive of cercle.