napery


na·pery

noun \ˈnā-p(ə-)rē\

Definition of NAPERY

:  household linen; especially :  table linen

Origin of NAPERY

Middle English, from Anglo-French naperie, from nape tablecloth — more at napkin
First Known Use: 14th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: napfkuchen
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Naperian
All Words Near: napery

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up napery? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).