(slang) A harmonica.
Other Word Forms of Harpoon
Origin of Harpoon
Probably from Dutch harpoen from Middle Dutch from Old French harpon possibly from harpe clamp, claw from Latin harpa sickle from Greek harpē
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Old French harpon, from Latin harpaga, from Ancient Greek ἁρπάγη (harpagē, “hook”), from ἁρπάζω (harpazō, “to snatch away, to carry off, to seize, to captivate”).
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