from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Scots A professional fishing and hunting guide. See Regional Note at mozo.
- n. A low-cut sports shoe with fringed laces.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. male attendant on a Scottish Highland chief
- n. fishing and hunting guide
- n. A man or boy who attends to a person who is hunting or fishing in Scotland.
- n. A low-cut type of shoe with decorative lacing.
- v. To be a gillie (a hunting or fishing guide) for (someone).
- n. A gill of an alcoholic drink.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A boy or young man; a manservant; a young male attendant, in the Scottish Highlands.
- n. a lowcut shoe without a tongue and decorative lacing.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In the Highlands of Scotland, a man-servant; a lad or young man employed as an attendant; an outdoor male servant, more especially one who is connected with or attends a person while hunting.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a shoe without a tongue and with decorative lacing up the instep
- n. a young male attendant on a Scottish Highlander chief
Scottish Gaelic gille, boy, servant, from Old Irish gilla, from gildae.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
gill + -ie (Wiktionary)