1) A small riding horse or pony.

1505 the grey Nage that awmylles [ambles], Leeds

1535 on amling blake nage, Stillingfleet

1557 to Margerye my wyffe a nagge and a meyr, Sherburn in Elmet

1630 to my father in lawe Fyve poundes to buy him a paceinge Nagg or mare, Linthwaite Hall. A minor place-name has an early reference: 1395 ‘a toft in Goldale called Naggetoft’, Snaith.

dates 1395 1505 1535 1557 1630

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