a long, heavy pole thrown end over end in a Scottish Highland game to test muscular strength
Origin of caberGaelic cabar
A long heavy wooden pole tossed end over end as a demonstration of strength in Scottish highland games.
Origin of caberScottish Gaelic cabar, pole, beam, rafter, from Vulgar Latin *capri&omacron;, from Latin capra, she-goat; see chevron.
caber toss competitor at the
St. Andrew's Society of
Detroit's Highland Games