Toga-virilis meaning

tōgə və-rēlĭs, -rĭlĭs
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A white toga symbolizing manhood that boys of ancient Rome were allowed to wear at age 15.
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The toga of manhood, put on by boys of ancient Rome in their fourteenth year.
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Origin of toga-virilis

  • Latin toga virīlis toga toga virīlis of a man

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition