|n.||1.||A creeping creature; a reptile.|
There is one creeping beast, or long creeple (as the name is in Devonshire), that hath a rattle at his tail that doth discover his age.
|2.||One who is lame; a cripple.|
Thou knowest how lame a creeple this world is.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.