short leather pants of a kind 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 suspenders, worn by men and boys, especially in Bavaria.
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