- the kilt or pleated skirt worn by Scottish Highlanders.
Origin of filibeg
1740–50; < Scots Gaelic, equivalent to feile kilt + beag little
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fillibeg or philibeg
- the kilt worn by Scottish Highlanders
C18: from Scottish Gaelic fēileadhbeag, from fēileadh kilt + beag small