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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ou’tis (Greek, nobody).
 
A name assumed by Odysseus in the cave of Polyphmos. When the monster roared with pain from the loss of his eye, his brother giants demanded from a distance who was hurting him: “Nobody,” thundered out Polyphemos, and his companions went their way. Odysseus in Latin is Ulysses.   1
 


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