Etymology
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brogan (n.)

type of coarse half-boot, 1846, from Irish and Gaelic brogan, diminutive of brog "shoe" (compare brogue). Related: Brogans.

updated on August 07, 2017

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Definitions of brogan from WordNet

brogan (n.)
a thick and heavy shoe;
Synonyms: brogue / clodhopper / work shoe
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.