Thomas Cooper
Thesaurus Linguae Romanae et Britannicae


Pestífere, pe. cor. Aduerbium. Ci

Mischieuously: pernicicusly: with great hurte and dannger of other. Pestílitas. pen. cor. pestilitâtis, f. g. Idem quod pestis. Lucr. Petalides. Fat hogges. Petalismus. A kind of banishing in the citie of Syracuse, practised by writing the name of the partie in oliue leaues, like as in Athens they did in shels wherof came Ostracismus.