porpentine (n.)
porcupine
2H6 III.i.363[York alone, of Cade] his thighs with darts / Were almost like a sharp-quilled porpentine
CE III.ii.175[Angelo to Antipholus of Syracuse] I thought to have ta'en you at the Porpentine
Ham I.v.20[Ghost to Hamlet] Like quills upon the fretful porpentine
TC II.i.25[Ajax to Thersites, of Thersites' insults] Do not, porpentine, do not; my fingers itch
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