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Bride of the Sea

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Venice; so called from the ancient ceremony of the Doge, who threw a ring into the Adriatic, saying, “We wed thee, O sea, in token, of perpetual domination.”

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Bric-à-brac
Brick
Brick-and-mortar Franchise
Brickdusts
Brick-tea
Bride
Bride Cake
Bride or Wedding Favours
Bride of Abydos
Bride of Lammermoor
Bride of the Sea
Bridegroom
Bridegroom’s Men
Bridewell
Bridge of Gold
Bridge of Jehennam
Bridge of Sighs
Bridgewater Treatises
Bridle
Bridle Road or Way
Bridle up (To)

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Bride of the Sea