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gallowglasses heavy-armed foot-soldiers of Ireland and of the Western Isles, 2 HENRY VI., iv. 9. 26; MACBETH, i. 2. 13. (And see Jamieson's Etym. Dict. of the Scottish Language, sub “Galloglach;” the etymon of the term is doubtful.)

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