Jigg, or Jig, is a very important factor, as will be seen hereafter.
The English " jig " is derived from gige through the O.
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.
Then Dorothy wound up Tik-tok and he danced a jig to amuse the company, after which the Yellow Hen related some of her adventures with the Nome King in the Land of Ev.