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 Leopard,Lepracaun. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Leopards.
 
So the French designate the English, because their heralds describe our device as a lion leopardé. Bertrand du Guesclin, the famous Breton, declared that men “devoyent bien honorer la noble Fleur-de-lis, plus qu’ils ne faisaient le félon Liépard.   1
 


 Leopard,Lepracaun. 

 
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