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Dalkey (King of)

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A kind of “Mayor of Garrat” (q.v.) at Kingstown, in Ireland. A full description is given of this mock mayor, etc., in a book entitled Ireland Ninety Years Ago.

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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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Daisy
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Daisy-cutter (A)
Daisy-roots
Dalai-Lama [grand lama]
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Dalgarno (Lord)
Dalgetty (Dugald)
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