breechcloth

noun
breech·​cloth | \ ˈbrēch-ˌklȯth How to pronounce breechcloth (audio) , ˈbrich-\

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Pagan Santa shows up in a breechcloth and antlers and enacts a battle between the Oak King and the Holly King, with the Oak King emerging triumphant as the Holly King returns to the womb to be born again. Lore Sjöberg, WIRED, "Alt.Santas Put the X Back in Xmas," 18 Dec. 2007

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First Known Use of breechcloth

1793, in the meaning defined above

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