Origin of papoose
Examples from the Web for papoose
Then she passed out the baby through the door all wrapped up in a blankit like a papoose, and you bet I made tracks with it.
You don't remember, Jim, the time that you painted my face in the wagon, and got me up as an Indian papoose?Susy, A Story of the Plains|Bret Harte
At the same time I consider that only a papoose, made of string and sawdust, would give more than £10,000 for any one of them.Punch, Vol. 99., July 26, 1890.|Various
But there was never such a scalp as that of the papoose yonder.The Sun Maid|Evelyn Raymond
The chief modestly requested similar honors for his "papoose," and that individual was treated to the straps of a captain.Buffalo Land|W. E. Webb