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Hilʹdebrand (Meister)

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The Nestor of German romance. Like Maugis among the heroes of Charlemagne, he was a magician as well as champion.

Hildebrand. Pope Gregory VII. (1013, 1073–1085).

A Hildebrand. One resembling Pope Gregory VII., noted for subjugating the power of the German emperors; and specially detested by the early reformers for his ultra-pontifical views.

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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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High Tea (A)
High Words
Highgate
Highland Bail
Highland Mary
Highlands of Scotland (The)
Highlanders of Attica
Highness
Highwaymen
Hilary Term
Hildebrand (Meister)
Hildebrod (Duke)
Hildesheim
Hill (Sir John)
Hill-folk
Hill-people or Hill-folk
Hill Tribes
Hills
Himiltrude
Hinc illæ Lacrymæ
Hind

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