Newton said of him, "If Mr. Cotes had lived we had known something."
The doves, flying from their cotes, circled above the heads of the multitude.
And he muttered to himself in the patois of the Cotes du Nord.
In 1713 Cotes helped him to bring out a new edition of the Principia, completed as we now have it.
Look at the flocks of doves fluttering around the ruins; they are seeking their cotes in vain.
The cotes of the natives were in the folds of the mountain fronting us.
Three portraits of him by Howard are now in the family; as is also a fine portrait of his sister, by Cotes.
Pigeons were still the curse of the farmer, and their cotes were called dens of thieves.
Gilbert de Segrave held the manor of Cotes in socage of the king "by paying yearly one bersethrigumnue."
Here the seller of doves and pigeons kept his cotes, for many a worshiper could not afford to buy a kid or a lamb.