University of Toronto
for the Shakespeare Association of America
San Francisco 1999
Cauea, a caue or darke place in the gro_ud. Also a cage or cowpe, wherein byrdes be kept. Moreouer a place where a comedy or enterlude is playde.
Cavea, ae, f. g. A caue or darke place in the ground: a cage or coupe for birdes: a denne for beasts, a scaffold or place to behold playes like a cockefight: a companie of people gathered for that purpose, euerie place listed or railed in.
© Feb. 1999