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Definition of Togae

Togae
Toga To"ga, n.; pl. E. Togas, L. Tog[ae]. [L., akin to tegere to cover. See Thatch.] (Rom. Antiq.) The loose outer garment worn by the ancient Romans, consisting of a single broad piece of woolen cloth of a shape approaching a semicircle. It was of undyed wool, except the border of the toga pr[ae]texta. Toga pr[ae]texta. [L.], a toga with a broad purple border, worn by children of both sexes, by magistrates, and by persons engaged in sacred rites. Toga virilis [L.], the manly gown; the common toga. This was assumed by Roman boys about the time of completing their fourteenth year.

Meaning of Togae from wikipedia

- discourages sellers from selling products of unreasonable quality. cedant arma togae let arms yield to the gown "Let military power yield to civilian power"...
- discourages sellers from selling products of unreasonable quality. cedant arma togae let arms yield to the gown "Let military power yield to civilian power"...
- dress at public functions. Later emperors were distinguished by wearing togae purpurae, purple togas; hence the phrase "to don the purple" for the ****umption...
- wearing" and the latter as "togati". He employs the phrase cedant arma togae ("let arms yield to the toga"), meaning "may peace replace war", or "may...
- all-purple toga picta, from an Etruscan tomb (about 350 BCE). Roman men wearing togae praetextae with reddish-purple stripes during a religious procession (1st century BCE)...
- all-purple toga picta, from an Etruscan tomb (about 350 BC). Roman men wearing togae praetextae with reddish-purple stripes during a religious procession (1st...
- Government  • Type Organized incorporated territory  • Motto Cedant arma togae ("Let arms yield to the gown") History   • Organic act July 25, 1868 • Statehood...
- A fresco from a building near Pompeii, a rare depiction of Roman men in togae praetextae with dark red borders. It dates from the early Imperial Era and...
- Sardis Romano exercitui data duodecim millia tunicarum, et mille et ducentae togae." Fara, Francesco Giovanni (1580). De Rebus Sardois, Libri quatuor, 1835...
- would emerge as leader soon after. Its original motto was Cedenta Arma Togae ("Law before violence") and it was a legal organisation until it was banned...