from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of the leather hoods which cover the stirrups of a Mexican saddle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A heavy leather housing for the stirrup of the Californian saddle, designed to keep the foot from slipping forward, and also as a protection in riding through thick and thorny underbrush. See cut under stirrup.
Sorry, no etymologies found.