larrigan

[ lar-i-guh n ]
/ ˈlær ɪ gən /

noun

a knee-high boot of oiled leather with a moccasin foot, worn by lumbermen and trappers.

Origin of larrigan

First recorded in 1885–90; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for larrigan

larrigan

/ (ˈlærɪɡən) /

noun

a knee-high oiled leather moccasin boot worn by trappers, etc

Word Origin for larrigan

C19: of unknown origin
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