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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Buffoons.
 
Names synonymous with Buffoon:   1
   Bobêche. A clown in a small theatre in the Boulevart du Temple, Paris. (1815–1825.)   2
   Galimafré. A contemporary and rival of the former.   3
   Tabarin. (Of the seventeenth century.)   4
   Bruscambille.   5
   Grimaldi. (1779–1837.) (See SCARAMOUCH.)   6
 


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