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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Jolly God (The).
 
Bacchus. The Bible speaks of wine which “maketh glad the heart of man.” Here “jolly” means jovial.   1
 


 Jolly Dog (A).Jolly Good Fellow (A). 

 
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