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 talaria, from neuter pl. of talaris, of the ankles, from talus, ankle.