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Tabby vs Gilgie - What's the difference?

tabby | gilgie |

As a proper noun tabby

is .

As a noun gilgie is

(taxlink), a small freshwater crayfish endemic to the south-west corner of australia.

tabby

English

Noun

  • (uncountable) A kind of waved silk, usually called watered silk, manufactured like taffeta, but thicker and stronger. The watering is given to it by calendering.
  • (uncountable) A mixture of lime with shells, gravel, or stones, in equal proportions, with an equal proportion of water. When dry, this becomes as hard as rock.
  • (countable) A brindled cat.
  • (countable, archaic) An old maid or gossip.
  • Synonyms

    * (An old maid or gossip) See

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Having a wavy or watered appearance; as, a tabby waistcoat.
  • Brindled; diversified in color; as, a tabby cat.
  • gilgie

    English

    (wikipedia gilgie)

    Alternative forms

    * jilgie

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (taxlink), a small freshwater crayfish endemic to the south-west corner of Australia.
  • See also

    * marron * yabby, yabbie