Cockle, a muscle-shell: “'tis a c. or a walnut-shell,” Shr. IV, 3, 66. “sail seas in --s,” Per. IV, 4, 2. “his c. hat and staff,” Hml. IV, 5, 25 (the badge of pilgrims bound for places of devotion beyond sea).
Shakespeare Lexicon. Alexander Schmidt. Berlin. Georg Reimer. 1902.
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