Irish linen

noun

: a fine lightweight linen fabric made in Ireland and used especially for clothing

Word History

First Known Use

1739, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Irish linen was in 1739

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“Irish linen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Irish%20linen. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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