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 Jolly Roger (The).Jonah and the Whale. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Jollyboat.
 
A small boat usually hoisted at the stern of a ship. (Danish, jollë; Dutch, jol; Swedish, jullë, a yawl.   1
 


 Jolly Roger (The).Jonah and the Whale. 

 
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