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 Coehorns (2 syl.).Cœur de Lion. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Cœ’nobites or Cenobites (3 syl.).
 
Monks who live in common, in contradistinction to the hermits or anchorites. (Greek, koinosbios.).   1
 


 Coehorns (2 syl.).Cœur de Lion. 

 
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