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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Jerome (St.).
Generally represented as an aged man in a cardinal’s dress, writing or studying, with a lion seated beside him. The best painting of this saint is The Communion of St. Jerome, by Domenichi’no, in the Vatican. It is placed opposite Raphael’s Transfiguration.   1

 Jeroboam of Rum or Claret (A).Jeron’imo. 


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