A Dictionary of the English Language
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Fishers-coat

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Fishers-coat. n.s. [fisher and coat.] A coat worn by a fisher.

When Simon-Peter heard that it was the Lord, he girt his fishers-coat unto him, for he was naked, and did cast himself into the sea. Jo. xxi. 7.

Sources: The Bible - John (15)

Attributes: Noun Substantive (1269)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Fishers-coat." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: September 1, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=21811.


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