simar

simar

[si-mahr]
noun
1.
Also, cymar. a loose, lightweight jacket or robe for women, fashionable in the 17th and 18th centuries.

Origin:
1635–45; earlier simarre < French < Italian zimarra gown < Spanish zamarra sheepskin coat, zamarro sheepskin < Basque zamar

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simar (sɪˈmɑː)
 
n
a variant spelling of cymar

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