Mort

Definitions:

A great quantity; a large amount; a salmon in its third year.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)
A tune sounded on the death of the game; a salmon in his third year.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)
In hunting, notes sounded at the death of game.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)

Usage examples:

You can't tell me that Mort Fryback would give three dollars to get that dog back, not even if he was alive- which he ain't, if you c'n believe Bill Kepsal.
- Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
It was followed by three little plays-" for marionettes," he describes them on the title- page; among them being La Mort de Tintagiles, the play he himself prefers of all that he has written.
- Wisdom and Destiny by Maurice Maeterlinck
Daudet's story of his childhood in " Le Pape est mort
- A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718 by Wallace Notestein