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Origin of spadille
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The ace of spades, or Spadille, was always the first trump; the ace of clubs (Basto) always the third.The Journal to Stella|Jonathan Swift
Spadille, spa-dil′, n. the ace of spades in the games of ombre and quadrille.
In two hours Sir Asinus was sitting at spadille in the exceedingly undress costume of shirt, pantaloons, and silk stockings.The Youth of Jefferson|J. E. Cooke.
"I think, ladies and gentlemen, that I am Spadille this evening," he proclaimed in a voice of ice.The Passionate Elopement|Compton Mackenzie