bertha

noun
ber·​tha | \ ˈbər-thə How to pronounce bertha (audio) \

Definition of bertha

: a wide round collar covering the shoulders

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First Known Use of bertha

1842, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bertha

French berthe, from Berthe (Bertha) †783 queen of the Franks

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“Bertha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bertha. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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