Neˊw Years Gift

Neˊw Year’s Gift a present made on the first of January, a custom now in use amongst us, which we deriv’d from the Romans, who offered presents to the emperors in the Capitol, altho’ they were long absent.

Definition taken from The Universal Etymological English Dictionary, edited by Nathan Bailey (1736)

Nervous Juice or Spirit * Niˊsey
Muˊsquash [in several parts of America]
Nervous Juice or Spirit
Neˊw Year’s Gift
Non compos mentis [i. e. not of sound understanding or memory]
Nudiˊties [in Painting and Sculpture]
Nudipedaˊlia [among the Romans]
Octoˊber [in Painting &c.]