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Myʹnian Sails

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The ship Argo; so called because its crew were natives of Mynia.

“When his black whirlwinds oʹer the ocean rolled

And rent the Mynian sails.”


Camoens: Lusiad, bk. vi.

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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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