skirt (n.) 2
(plural) outlying parts, borders, outskirts
AYL III.ii.325 [Rosalind as Ganymede to Orlando, of where she lives] here in the skirts of the forest
AYL V.iv.156 [Jaques de Boys to all, of Duke Frederick] to the skirts of this wild wood he came
Ham I.i.97 [Horatio to Marcellus and Barnardo] in the skirts of Norway