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March 12, 2011

Red Trivia Hood - 3/8/2011

What is the medieval word for the tail of a long hood or hat, also used to refer to the tail of a cowl in modern academic dress regalia?

Congratulations to Barbara Jabr, who was randomly chosen as the winner from among the correct respondents to last weeks question (honorable mentions go to Frank Akehurst and Catalina Rodriguez). Ramon Llull was the inventor of the Llullian Circle, and was active in a wide variety of other philosophical and theological pursuits.