from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A measure of capacity, once used for corn etc, equal to four pecks
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A dry measure formerly used in Scotland; the fourth part of a boll of grain or meal. The Linlithgow wheat firlot was to the imperial bushel as 998 to 1000; the barley firlot as 1456 to 1000.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The principal dry measure of the old Scottish system.
Sorry, no etymologies found.