n.1.The lady of the May games; one of the characters in a morris dance; a May queen. Afterward, a grotesque character personated in sports and buffoonery by a man in woman's clothes.
2.A kind of dance.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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