1) A regional spelling of sack.

1522 for a sek of coylles iijd, York

1579 of Mr Robert Wytham for a secke of haver 3s 4d, Stockeld

1693 six sex and three pockes, Holmfirth. Early examples of the spelling are found in Yorkshire in by-names for a maker of sacks or sack-cloth: 1277 Eva la Seckere, Ossett.

dates 1277 1522 1579

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