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Gogmagog


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According to Geoffrey of Monmouth 's History, a 12‐foot member of the tribe of giants who occupied Britain before the coming of Brutus (Brut). He attacked Brutus and the settlers, killing many of them. Brutus told the avenging Britons to spare Gogmagog so that he could wrestle with Brutus's ally Corineus; Corineus defeats the giant, throwing him to his death far out in the sea.

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