noun veld·schoen \ˈveltˌskün, ˈfe-\

Definition of veldschoen



\-nz\ or


  1. :  a heavy rawhide shoe made without nails and usually without insole

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Origin and Etymology of veldschoen

modification of Afrikaans velskoen, from vel skin (from Middle Dutch) + skoen shoe, from Middle Dutch schoe, schoen; akin to Old High German fel skin and to Old English scōh shoe — more at fell (skin), shoe

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