- An article of clothing that is wear, worn on the upper part of the body, and often has sleeves, either long or short, that cover the arms.
- In "shirts and skins" games, a member of the shirt-wearing team.
Etymology: Old English scyrte, from Germanic . Cognate with Dutch schort, German Schírze "apron". skirt, Skirt is a parallel formation from Old Norse; compare also short, from the same ultimate source.
- Dutch: hemd , overhemd , shirt
- French: chemise
- German: Hemd
- Italian: camicia
- Spanish: camisa
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