From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German wintbrāwa (cf. Braue). It has been theorised that it may be cognate with Old Prussian wanso (“first hairs on the face”) and thence with Russian усы (usy, “moustache”).
Wimper f (genitive Wimper, plural Wimpern)
- “Wimper” in Duden online
Wimper f (plural Wimpre)