- A round, brimless cap, flat on top, and commonly worn with the Scottish kilt. Named after Balmoral Castle.
- The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Bal*mor"al (&?;), n. [From Balmoral
Castle, in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.] 1. A long woolen
petticoat, worn immediately under the dress.
2. A kind of stout walking shoe, laced in
A man who uses his balmorals to tread on your
- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
Balmor`al, a castle on the upper valley of the Dee, at the foot of
Braemar, 52½ m. from Aberdeen, 9 m. from Ballater; the Highland residence
of Queen Victoria, on a site which took the fancy of both the Queen and
the Prince Consort on their first visit to the Highlands.
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