What does the word filbert mean?

Usage examples for filbert

  1. Furthermore, he was so daffy and curdled in the Filbert that he sold three times as much as he had. – Ade's Fables by George Ade
  2. She has filbert nails and an arched instep. – Trumps by George William Curtis
  3. Mrs. Mervale had an aquiline nose, good teeth, fair hair, and light eyelashes, rather a high complexion, what is generally called a fine bust; full cheeks; large useful feet made for walking; large, white hands with filbert nails, on which not a speck of dust had, even in childhood, ever been known to a light. – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton