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Cockeram, Henrylocked

(fl. 1623–1658)
  • Joan C. Beal

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Cockeram, Henry (fl. 1623–1658), lexicographer, is known only as the author of The English Dictionarie, or, An Interpreter of Hard English Words (1623). This was the third dictionary of English, and the first to bear the title of ‘dictionary’, following Robert Cawdrey's A Table Alphabeticall...

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