hame

noun
\ ˈhām How to pronounce hame (audio) \

Definition of hame

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: one of two curved supports attached to the collar of a draft horse to which the traces are fastened

hame

Definition of hame (Entry 2 of 2)

Scottish variant of

First Known Use of hame

Noun

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hame

Noun

Middle English

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“Hame.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hame. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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