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 Domin’ical Letters.Dom’inie Sampson. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Domin’icans.
 
Preaching friars founded by Dominic de Guzman, at Toulouse, in 1215. Formerly called in England Black Friars, from their black dress, and in France Jac’obins, because their mother-establishment in Paris was in the Rue St. Jacques.   1
 


 Domin’ical Letters.Dom’inie Sampson. 

 
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