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 Hungry.Hunia’des, Hunniades, or Hunyady (4 syl.). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Hungry Dogs.
 
Hungry dogs will eat dirty puddings.   1
   “To the hungry soul every bitter thing is sweet.” (Prov. xxvii. 7.)   2
   “When bread is wanting oaten cakes are excellent.”   3
   Latin:   4
       
“Jejunus raro stomachus vulgaria temnit.” (Horace.)
   French:   5
       
“A la faim il n’y a point de mauvais pain.”
“A ventre affamé tout est bon.”
“Ventre affamé n’a point d’oreilles.”
   Italian:   6
       
“L’asino chi a fame mangia d’ogni strame.”
   German:   7
       
“Wem kase und brod nicht schmeckt, der ist nicht hungrig.”
 


 Hungry.Hunia’des, Hunniades, or Hunyady (4 syl.). 

 
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