a cap with a flat, round top and stiff visor, worn by French soldiers
Origin of kepiFrench képi from German dialect, dialectal käppi, diminutive of kappe, a cap from Old High German kappa from Late Latin cappa: see cap
A French military cap with a flat circular top and a visor.
Origin of kepiFrench képi from German dialectal Käppi diminutive of German Kappe cap from Middle High German kappe cloak, cap from Old High German kappa cloak probably from Late Latin cappa head covering
- A cap with a flat circular top and a visor, particularly associated with French uniforms.
OriginSee also: képi