Caudle, subst., a warm drink, a cordial for the stomach: “where lies thy pain? a c., ho!” LLL IV, 3, 174. “ye shall have a hempen c. then and the help of hatchet,” H6B IV, 7, 95 (Ff in both passages candle).
Shakespeare Lexicon. Alexander Schmidt. Berlin. Georg Reimer. 1902.
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