wamus

noun
wa·mus
variants: or wammus \ˈwȯməs, ˈwäm- \ or warmus \ˈwȯrm- \
plural -es

Definition of wamus 

dialectal

: a warm work jacket made usually in a belted cardigan style and of sturdy knitted or woven fabric

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History and Etymology for wamus

Dutch wambuis, wammes, from Middle Dutch wambeis, from Old French wambeisun, augmentative of wambeis, gambais doublet, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German wamba belly

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