from Latin oblectāt-, ppl. stem of oblectāre to delight, from ob- (ob- ) + lactāre, freq. of lacĕre to entice
From: Proceedings of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society
20 January - 26 May, 1913
No. LXV. Being No. 2 of the Seventeenth Volume.
The Reformation of the Corporation of Cambridge, July 1662