Origin of eider
Examples from the Web for eider
Their houses were quite small, and the people themselves were dwarfs, who called the eider duck walrus.Eskimo Folktales|Unknown
The Eider Duck, though remarkable for beauty of plumage, is nevertheless a very clumsy bird.Reptiles and Birds|Louis Figuier
His body is like that of a human being and he wears clothing made of eider ducks skins.The Central Eskimo|Franz Boas
You shall wrap me in eider, that I may be like all the boughs and branches.
It lay as peacefully in her hands as if they were lined with eider down.Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897|Elizabeth Cady Stanton