brogan

[broh-guhn]
noun
a heavy, sturdy shoe, especially an ankle-high work shoe.

Origin:
< Irish brógán, diminutive of bróg shoe; see brogue2

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brogan (ˈbrəʊɡən)
 
n
a heavy laced usually ankle-high work boot
 
[C19: from Gaelic brōgan a little shoe, from brōg shoe; see brogue²]

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