inverness

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noun in·ver·ness \ˌin-vər-ˈnes\

Definition of inverness

  1. :  a loose belted coat having a cape with a close-fitting round collar

Origin and Etymology of inverness

Inverness, Scotland


First Known Use: 1859


Inverness

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geographical name In·ver·ness \ˌin-vər-ˈnes\

Definition of Inverness

  1. 1 or Inverness–shire \-ˈnesh-ˌshir, -shər\play former county of northwestern Scotland

  2. 2 burgh in northwestern Scotland, formerly serving as the capital of the Highland region population 63,090


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