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holy

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198609810
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727047
holy

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sacred (often in Christian phraseology).

Holy City Jerusalem; (in Christian tradition) Heaven.

Holy Cross Day the day on which the

Reference Entry.  716 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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