Meaning of pillow-bere in English:

pillow-bere

Pronunciation /ˈpɪləʊbɪə/ /ˈpɪləʊbɛː/

noun

dialect British, US
  • Pillowcase.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Geoffrey Chaucer (c1340–1400), poet and administrator. Probably a variant or alteration of pilliver, perhaps influenced by Middle Low German bǖre duvet cover, pillow-case.