EMEDD Citations for "laruatus, larvatus"

Ian Lancashire
University of Toronto

for the Shakespeare Association of America
San Francisco 1999

  1. laruatus (Latin entry by Sir Thomas Elyot 1538)

    Laruatus, he that is feared with a spirite, & is becomme madde. It sommetime signyfieth a masker.

  2. larvatus (Latin entry by Thomas Thomas 1587)

    Larvatus, a, um, Plaut. One feared with spirits and become mad, bestraught, out of his wits: a masker, one disguised, one wearing a visard.

© Feb. 1999