traditional short leather pants worn with suspenders by men and boys in the Alps
Origin of lederhosenGerman from Middle High German lederhose from leder, leather + hose, pants: see hose
Leather shorts, often with H-shaped suspenders, worn traditionally in Bavaria and the Tyrol by men and boys.
Origin of lederhosenGerman from Middle High German lederhose leder leather ( from Old High German ledar ) hose trousers ( from Old High German hosa ; see (s)keu- in Indo-European roots.)
- knee-breeches made of leather