E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Otho II., Emperor of Germany. (955, 973983.)
The Bloody Eleventh. The old 11th Foot was so called from their having been several times nearly annihilated, as at Almanza, Fontenoy, Roucoux, Ostend, and Salamanca (1812), in capturing a French standard. Now called The Devonshire Regiment.