pampootie

noun

pam·​poo·​tie
pamˈpütē
plural -s
: a shoe of untanned cowhide worn in the Aran islands, County Galway, Ireland

Word History

Etymology

perhaps alteration of papoosh

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“Pampootie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pampootie. Accessed 3 Oct. 2023.

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