meaning of brogans

brogans meaning in Etymology Dictionary

sort of coarse footwear, 1846, from Irish and Gaelic brogan, diminutive of brog "shoe" (additionally see brogue).

Sentence Examples with the word brogans

The most important manufactures are boots and shoes; the industry was established in 1795, and for many years the special product was brogans for Southern negroes.

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