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Robin, diminutive of Robert; name of 1) R. Hood, the celebrated outlaw: Gent. IV, 1, 36. As I, 1, 122. H4B V, 3, 107. 2) R. Goodfellow, alias Puck: Mids. II, 1, 34. III, 2, 355. IV, 1, 51. IV, 1, 51 V, 445. 3) of an imaginary person in love-songs: “hey, R., jolly R., tell me how thy lady does,” Tw. IV, 2, 78. “for bonny sweet R. is all my joy,” Hml. IV, 5, 187. 4) of R. Starveling, the tailor: Mids. I, 2, 60. Mids. I, 2, 60 5) of the little page of Falstaff: Wiv. III, 3, 21. 6) of a servant of Mr Ford's: Wiv. III, 3, 4. 7) of some other persons: “since R. Ostler died,” H4A II, 1, 12. “had R. Nightwork by old Night-work,” H4B III, 2, 222. “here, R., an if I die, I give thee my apron,” H6B II, 3, 74.
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