from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kind of carriage like a gig, orig. of wicker-work.
- n. A kind of cotton sheeting; also, a calico.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of two-wheeled carriage of the gig class, introduced about 1850, originally of wickerwork but afterward made of wood.
Sorry, no etymologies found.