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Romaʹnus (St.)

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a Norman bishop of the seventh century, is depicted fighting with a dragon, in allusion to the tale that he miraculously conquered a dragon which infested Normandy.

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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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Romanesque
Romanic or Romance Languages
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Romantic School
Romanus (St.)
Romany
Rome
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Rome of the West
Rome was not Built in a Day
Rome’s best Wealth is Patriotism
Romeo (A)
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Romulus
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