Quod

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The word quod can refer to the following:

  • The Quod, a contemporary nickname for the English Quota System during the Napoleonic Wars
  • a quod, the main playing item in the fictional sport of Quodpot in the Harry Potter universe
  • quod is a British slang word for prison.

The definitive form the Quod may also refer in Great Britain to the informal grouping of the four most senior Ministers – the PM, deputy PM, Chancellor of the Exchequer and the Chief Secretary to the Treasury.

The word is also common in several Latin phrases used in different (English) contexts:

Quod is a board game.