wimpel

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wimpilaz; liken Old Saxon wimpal, Old Norse vimpill (hood, veil), Old High German wimpal, Middle Dutch, Dutch wimpel, German wimpel.

Noun[edit]

wimpel m

  1. a veil, an article of women's dress; a covering for the neck, a cloak, a hood
    Wimple goldgewefenum — A gold woven wimple.

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