layette

noun
lay·ette | \lā-ˈet \

Definition of layette 

: a complete outfit of clothing and equipment for a newborn infant

First Known Use of layette

1839, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for layette

French, from Middle French, diminutive of laye box, from Middle Dutch lade; akin to Old English hladan to load — more at lade

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layette

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English Language Learners Definition of layette

: a collection of basic clothing and other things needed for a new baby

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