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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Giant’s Leap (The).
Lam-Goemagog. The legend is that Corineus (3 syl.), in his encounter with Goemagog, or Gogmagog, slung him on his shoulders, carried him to the top of a neighbouring cliff, and heaved him into the sea. Ever since then the cliff has been called Lam-Goemagog. (Thomas Boreman: Gigantick History; 1741.)   1

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