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Patrico (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Patrico

Pater-cove

The fifteenth rank of the canting tribe; strolling priests that marry people under a hedge, without gospel or common prayer book: the couple standing on each side of a dead beast, are bid to live together till death them does part; so shaking hands, the wedding is ended. Also any minister or parson.

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

Pate * Pattering

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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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