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 Ne Sutor, etc.Neapol’itan. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Neæra.
 
Any sweetheart or lady-love. She is mentioned by Horace. Virgil, and Tibullus.   1
       
“To sport with Amaryllis in the shade.
Or with the tangles of Neæra’s hair.”
       
Milton: Lycidas.
 


 Ne Sutor, etc.Neapol’itan. 

 
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