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Codds

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Codgers. Thackeray says, “The Cisterciau lads call the poor brethren of the Charterhouse codds,” adding, “but I know not wherefore.” (Turkish, kodjah, an old man or woman.) We say “Well, old boy,” without referring to age.

“I say, do you know any of the old codds …? Colonel Newcome is going to be a codd.”—Nineteenth Century, October, 1893, p. 589.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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