Definitions English

  • The liturgical headdress and part of the insignia of a Christian bishop. In the Western church it is a tall pointed hat with peaks in front and back, worn at all solemn functions.
  • A thong for binding the hair, worn by women in ancient Greece.
  • The ceremonial headdress worn by ancient Jewish high priests.
  • A miter joint.
  • The edge of a piece of material that has been beveled preparatory to making a miter joint.
  • A miter square.
  • To bestow a miter upon.
  • To make (two pieces or surfaces) join with a miter joint.
  • To bevel the edges of for joining with a miter joint.
  • To meet in a miter joint.