Definition of Juliet cap in English:

Juliet cap


  • A type of women's small ornamental cap, typically made of lace or net and often worn by brides.

    • ‘Diamante headbands and Juliet caps are generally used to hold the wedding veil in place.’


Early 20th century: so named because it forms part of the traditional costume of the heroine of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.