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Night Magistrate (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Night Magistrate

A constable.

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

See also the definition in Nathan Bailey's 1736 dictionary of canting and thieving slang.

Niggling * Nightingale

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Nick Ninny
Nickin
Nicknacks
Nicknackatory
Nickumpoop
Niffynaffy Fellow
Nig
Niggling
Night Magistrate
Nightingale
Nightman
Nigmenog
To Nim
Nimgimmer
Nine Lives
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Nip
Nip Cheese
Nipperkin