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 Emilie (The divine),Emne. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Emmet
 
contracted into Ant: thus, Em’t, ent, ant (Anglo-Saxon, œmete).   1
       
“A bracelet made of emmets’ eyes.”
       
Drayton: Court of Fairies.
 


 Emilie (The divine),Emne. 

 
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