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Lewis Baboon

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Louis XIV. of France is so called in Arbuthnot’s History of John Bull. Of course, there is a play upon the word Bourbon.

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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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Levellers
Levellers (in Irish History)
Lever de Rideau
Leveret
Leviathan
Levites
Levitical
Lewd (Anglo-Saxon, leóde)
Lewis (Monk)
Lewis Baboon
Lewkner’s Lane
Lex non Scripta
Lex Talionis (Latin)
Leyden Jar or Phial
Leze Majesty
Li-Flambe
Lia-fail (of Ireland)
Liakura
Liar (The)
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