EMEDD Citations for "boursiller"

Ian Lancashire
University of Toronto

for the Shakespeare Association of America
San Francisco 1999

  1. boursiller (French entry by Randle Cotgrave 1611)

    Boursiller. To contribute euery one his pennie; to make a purse, or lay their monyes together, as Mummers, etc. vse to doe; also, to put his hand into his purse, or take somewhat out of his purse.

© Feb. 1999