Sentence Examples


  • Jigg, or Jig, is a very important factor, as will be seen hereafter.
  • The English " jig " is derived from gige through the O.
  • "What's this thing-a-ma-jig called?" he asked, picking up one of the items.
  • She darned near did a jig and couldn't wait to write about it—didn't even take time to dream it.
  • Gigue (in the sense of a stringed instrument); the modern French gigue (a dance) is the English " jig " re-imported (Hatzfeld and Darmesteter, Dictionnaire)_ This opens up another possibility, of the origin of the name of the instrument in the dance which it accompanied.
 

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