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Jail Birds (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Jail Birds

Prisoners.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Jague * Jakes

Nearby

Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

John S. Farmer's collection of canting songs and slang rhymes

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Jacob
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Jague
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Jakes
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Jark
Jarkmen
Jarvis
Jason’s Fleece
Jaw
Jazey