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Hoʹgen Moʹgen

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Holland or the Netherlands; so called from Hoogē en Mogendé (high and mighty), the Dutch style of addressing the States-General.

“But I have sent him for a token

To your Low-country Hogen-Mogen.”


Butler: Hudibras.

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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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Hodeken
Hodge
Hodge-podge
Hodur
Hog
Hog
Hogs-Norton
Hog in Armour
Hogg
Hogarth (William)
Hogen Mogen
Hogmanay, Hogmena, or Hagmena
Hogshead
Hoi Polloi (The)
Hoist
Hoity-toity
Hoky or Hockey Cake
Holborn
Hold
Hold
Hold Forth (To)