bon"net

bon\"net

[Name of a valley in Scotland.] A kind of Highland Scotch cap for men, with straight sides and a hollow top sloping to the back, where it is parted and held together by ribbons or strings.

The long silk streamers of his Glengarry bonnet. --L. Hutton.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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