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 Merry Andrew.Merry Dun of Dover. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Merry Dancers.
 
The northern lights, so called from their undulatory motion. The French also call them chèvres dansantes (dancing goats).   1
 


 Merry Andrew.Merry Dun of Dover. 

 
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