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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Par’tula,
 
according to Tertullian, was the goddess of pregnancy, who determined the time of gestation. (Aulus Gellius, iii. c. 16.)   1
 


 Partridge’s Day (St.),Parturiunt Montes. 

 
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