leath·​ern ˈle-t͟hərn How to pronounce leathern (audio)
: made of, consisting of, or resembling leather

Word History

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of leathern was before the 12th century

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“Leathern.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leathern. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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leath·​ern ˈlet͟h-ərn How to pronounce leathern (audio)
: made of or resembling leather
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