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The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 16.0222  Thursday, 3 February 2005

[1]     From:   Norman Hinton <
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        Date:   Wednesday, 02 Feb 2005 12:54:13 -0600
        Subj:   Re: SHK 16.0211 Lark

[2]     From:   John Briggs <
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        Date:   Thursday, 3 Feb 2005 00:15:57 -0000
        Suct:   Re: SHK 16.0211 Lark


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From:           Norman Hinton <
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Date:           Wednesday, 02 Feb 2005 12:54:13 -0600
Subject: 16.0211 Lark
Comment:        Re: SHK 16.0211 Lark

The EMEDD (Early Modern English Dictionary Database) at U. of Toronto,
which gives access to 16 early dictionaries, word lists, etc. (Cockeram
to Blount)  has only one entry that might be of use (and it only in an
associative way), that being Florio's definition of "capellina" (1598):

 >Capellina, a little chapple. Also a bush or locke of haire before. Also a

little hat that women vse to weare in their hou

 

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