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 Nifiheim (2 syl., mist-home).Nightcap (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Night.
 
The celebrated statue of Night, in Florence, is the chef d’œuvre of Michael Angelo. In the gallery of the Luxembourg, Paris, is the famous picture of Night by Rubens; and at Versailles is the painting of Mignard.   1
 


 Nifiheim (2 syl., mist-home).Nightcap (A). 

 
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