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From: Folk-Etymology: A Dictionary of Verbal Corruptions Or Words Perverted in
Form or Meaning, by False Derivation or Mistaken Analogy,
By Rev. Abram Smythe Palmer, 1890
From: The History of English Poetry
from the Close of the Eleventh to the Commencement of the Eighteenth Century.
By Thomas Warton, Vol. II, 1824, Section IX