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 Oro’sius (General History of),Orpheus (2 syl.). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Orotalt,
 
according to the Greek writers, was the Bacchus of the ancient Arabs. This, however, is a mistake, for the word is a corruption of Allah Taala (God the Most High).   1
 


 Oro’sius (General History of),Orpheus (2 syl.). 

 
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