a gay village
provincetown, MA is a gillage.
derived from "gilid" (Tagalog or Filipino for "side" or "beside") and "village" (refers to the exclusive villages in the Philippines like Ayala Alabang etc.)
means an area, subdivision, village or social housing (and even squatters' area) located beside or near an exclusive upper scale subdivision.
a word used to poke fun to people living in low-class conditions
Johnny Cruise: Dude, there's a party tonight at my place in Alabang. You're in my Village right? You're invited.
Juan de la Cruz: Uhm, I don't tink I can get inside, me no have gate pass, I live in Alabang but only Alabang gillage.