[ shag-uh-nap-ee, shag-uh-nap-ee ]
/ ˈʃæg əˌnæp i, ˌʃæg əˈnæp i /
noun Chiefly Canadian.
thongs, straps, or lacings made of rawhide.
- shaftesbury, anthony ashley cooper, 1st earl of,
- shaftesbury, anthony ashley cooper, 7th earl of,
- shaggy cap
Origin of shaganappi
1735–45; < Swampy Cree (dial. of Cree spoken in Manitoba and Ontario) pi·ša·kana·piy (compare Cree pi·ša·kan leather, -a·piy string)
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