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 Liris.Lisbon. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Lisbo’a or Lis’boa.
 
Lisbon (q.v.)   1
       
“What beauties doth Lisbo’a first unfold.”
       
Byron: Childe Harold, l. 16.
       
“And thou, famed Lis’boa, whose embattled wall
Rose by the hand that wrought proud Ilion’s fall.”
       
Mickle: Lusiad.
 


 Liris.Lisbon. 

 
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