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(25) When Covarrubias defined the term in 1611, he began by reiterating Aquinas: "Un entretenimiento de burlas graciosas y sin perjuyzio" (374); yet he also gave a far more negative definition that he attributes to Saint Paul: "San Pablo toma esta palabra en mala parte: vale tanto como chocarreria, obscenitas et stultiloquium et scurrilitas" (574).
/ affmitatem traxit inde obscenitas (the presumable sense of this fragmentary fable is given by E.