Iceland dog: shaggy sharp-eared
white dog formerly in favour as a lap-dog in England,
H5 II. i. 44 (contemptuously,
of a person). ∥ Also called ‘Iceland cur’ or ‘shock’, and simply ‘Iceland’ (Drayton, 1627).
A Shakespeare Glossary. C. T. Onions. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1911.
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