Homburg

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

A man wearing a Homburg
Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From the town of Homburg, Germany, where it was first worn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Homburg (plural Homburgs)

  1. A type of men's felt fedora; a stiff felt hat similar to a trilby.
    • 1983, Lawrence Durrell, Sebastian, Faber & Faber 2004 (Avignon Quintet), p. 1066:
      He was a tall lean man with a voice like a rasping crow. Impeccably dressed and hatted with a dark Homburg.