Loosely fitting hose or breeches worn in the 1500s and 1600s.
Loosely fitting breeches worn in the 16th and 17th cent.
Leggings or gaiters.
Origin of galligaskins
Perhaps alteration (influenced by galley) (Gascon) of French garguesques variant of greguesques from Spanish gregüescos from griego Greek from Latin Graecus Greek