Headdress vs Hennin - What's the difference?

headdress | hennin |


As nouns the difference between headdress and hennin

is that headdress is a decorative covering or ornament worn on the head while hennin is a headdress in the shape of a cone, "steeple" or truncated cone worn by european women of the nobility in medieval times.

headdress

English

Noun

(wikipedia headdress) (es)
  • a decorative covering or ornament worn on the head.
  • a hairdo.
  • Synonyms

    * (an covering or ornament worn on the head) headgear

    hennin

    English

    (wikipedia hennin)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • a headdress in the shape of a cone, "steeple" or truncated cone worn by European women of the nobility in medieval times