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Petʹronel

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Sir Petronel Flash. A braggadocio, a tongue-doughty warrior.

“Give your scholler degrees and your lawyer his fees,

And some dice for Sir Petronell Flash.”


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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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