pram

noun (1)
\ ˈpräm, ˈpram \

Definition of pram

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a small lightweight nearly flat-bottomed boat with a broad transom and usually squared-off bow

pram

noun (2)
\ ˈpram \

Definition of pram (Entry 2 of 2)

chiefly British

First Known Use of pram

Noun (1)

1531, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1884, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pram

Noun (1)

Middle Dutch praem & Middle Low German prām

Noun (2)

by shortening & alteration from perambulator

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The first known use of pram was in 1531

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