simar

[ si-mahr ]
/ sɪˈmɑr /

noun

Also cymar. a loose, lightweight jacket or robe for women, fashionable in the 17th and 18th centuries.

Nearby words

  1. sim,
  2. sim card,
  3. sim.,
  4. sima,
  5. simak,
  6. simarouba,
  7. simaroubaceous,
  8. simatic,
  9. simazine,
  10. simba

Origin of simar

1635–45; earlier simarre < French < Italian zimarra gown < Spanish zamarra sheepskin coat, zamarro sheepskin < Basque zamar

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British Dictionary definitions for simar

simar

/ (sɪˈmɑː) /

noun

a variant spelling of cymar
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