1) A regional word for pillow-case.

1525 ij couerlettes, a paire of sheittes of sameron, a codwer, Saxton

1559 to Jane Thyrnskoo one shete and one codwayre, Pontefract

1598 thre paires of sheetes Towe Codwaires, Knaresborough

1611 my best duble raile and a codwer, Eldwick

1657 one pare of hempen sheet, one lininge codware, one hempen codware, Selby.

dates 1525 1559 1598 1611 1657

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