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 Not’ables (in French history).Notary Public. 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
A. E. I. O. U. Austria’s Empire Is Over all Universal. (See A. E. I. O. U.)   1
   Æra. A. ER. Ai.e. Anno ERat Augusti. (See ÆRA.)   2
   Cabal. Clifford, Ashley, Buckingham, Arlington, Lauderdale. (See CABAL.)   3
   Clio. Chelsea, London, Islington, Office. (See CLIO.)   4
   Hempe. “When hempe is spun, England is done.” Henry, Edward, Mary, Philip, Elizabeth. (See HEMPE.)   5
   Hip! hip! hurrah! Hierosolyma Est Perdita. (See HIP.)   6
   Ichthus. Ie’sous CHristos THeou Uios Soter. (See ICHTHUS.)   7
   I. T. N. O. T. G. A. O. T. U. (It-not-ga-otu)—i.e. In The Name Of The Great Architect Of The Universe. A Freemason’s notarica.   8
   Koli. King’s Own Light Infantry (the 51st Foot).   9
   Limp. Louis, Iames, Mary, Prince. (See LIMP.)   10
   Maccabees. Mi Camokah, Baelim Jehovah. (See MACCABÆUS.)   11
   News. North, East, West, South. (See NEWS.)   12
   Smectym’nuus. Stephen Marshall, Edmund Calamy, Thomas Young, Matthew Newcomen, Uuilliam Spurstow. (See SMEC.)   13
   Tory. True Old Royal Yeoman.   14
   The following palindrome may be added: E.T.L.N.L.T.E. Eat to live, Never live to eat. In Latin thus: E.U.V.N.V.U.E. Edas ut vivas, ne vivas ut edas.   15
   Whig. We Hope In God.   16
   Wise. Wales, Ireland, Scotland, England—i.e. Wales, Ireland, and Scotland added to England.   17

 Not’ables (in French history).Notary Public. 


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