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Hedge Priest

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A poor or vagabond parson. The use of hedge for vagabond, or very inferior, is common; as hedge-mustard, hedge-writer (a Grubb Street author), hedge-marriage (a clandestine one), etc. Shakespeare uses the phrase, “hedge-born swain” as the very opposite of “gentle blood.” (1 Henry VI., iv. 1.)

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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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Hecate
Hecatomb
Hector
Hector (A)
Hector (To)
Hectors
Hecuba
Hedge
Hedge Lane (London)
Hedge Priest
Hedge School (A)
Hedonism
Heel, Heels
Heel-tap
Heenan
Heep (Uriah)
Hegemony (g hard)
Hegira
Heimdall
Heimdall’s Horn