having three horns or corners, as a hat with the brim folded up against the crown to form three sides
Origin of tricornFrench tricorne ; from Classical Latin tricornis ; from tri-, tri- + cornu, horn
a tricorn hat; cocked hat
Also sp. tri′corne
A hat having the brim turned up on three sides.
Having three corners, horns, or projections.
Origin of tricornFrench tricorne, from Latin tricornis, three-horned : tri-, tri- + corn&umacron;, horn; see ker-1 in Indo-European roots.