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 Ferra’ra.Ferrex and Porrex. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ferrau (in Orlando Furioso).
 
Ferraute, Fer’racute, or Fer’ragus, a Saracen, son of Lanfu’sa. He dropped his helmet in the river, and vowed he would never wear another till he had won that worn by Orlando. Orlando slew him with a wound in the navel, his only vulnerable part.   1
 


 Ferra’ra.Ferrex and Porrex. 

 
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