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Abigail

Edited by Susie Dent

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Edition 19

Published by Chambers Harrap Publishers

Published in print January 2012 |
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199990009

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Abigail (1 Samuel 25:24–8) repeatedly called herself david’s handmaid, with the result that her name came to

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Subjects: History of English

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