Definition of filibeg in English:

filibeg

(also philibeg)

noun

Scottish
historical
  • A kilt.

    • ‘What item of clothing is also known as a filibeg?’
    • ‘Yet am I certain that my leg would not look right beneath a filibeg.’

Origin

Mid 18th century: from Scottish Gaelic feileadh-beag little kilt, from feileadh plaid and beag little.

Pronunciation:

filibeg

/ˈfɪlɪbɛɡ/