Origin of Cozen
Probably ultimately (perhaps via Middle English cosin fraud, trickery) from Old French cosson middleman, trader or obsolete Italian cozzonare to cheat (from Italian cozzone horse-trader) both ultimately from Latin cōciō, coctiō dealer perhaps of Etruscan origin
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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