Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Quadrille. 1. A card-game, much in favour in the 17th and early part of the 18th centuries. It closely resembles ombre.

2. A square dance, introduced into England from France about 1808. It is so called because the number of couples is four or a multiple of four.

“For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are – yet was without sin.”
Hebrews 4:15