What does the word leather mean?

Usage examples for leather

  1. Then the young men got down to walk up Bagley Hill, and when they mounted again, found the Captain with a large leather case in his hand, out of which he took two five- pound notes, and began pressing them on his son, while Tom tried to look as if he did not know what was going on. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  2. Hadrian opened the leather bag, took out a roll, hastily broke it open, and then, after rapidly glancing at the contents, exclaimed: " What is this? – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. I want you to make some leather boots for the girls for the spring. – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy