anklets

anklet

[ang-klit]
noun
1.
a sock that reaches just above the ankle.
2.
an ornamental circlet worn around the ankle.

Origin:
1810–20; ankle + -let

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anklet (ˈæŋklɪt)
 
n
1.  an ornamental chain worn around the ankle
2.  the US word for ankle sock

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anklet
"ring for an ankle," 1819, from ankle, with dim. suffix -let, after bracelet.
"She was bewitched to see
The many-coloured anklets."

[Shelley, 1819]
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