winged sandals or wings on the ankles, represented in mythology as an attribute, esp. of Hermes, or Mercury
Origin of talariaClassical Latin from talaris, of the ankles from talus, ankle
Winged sandals such as those worn by Hermes and Iris as represented in Greco-Roman painting and sculpture.
Origin of talariaLatin tālāria from neuter pl. of tālāris of the ankles from tālus ankle