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 Man-jack.Man-Mountain or Quinbus Flestrin. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Man … Monkey.
 
The Bedouins affirm that the monkeys of Mount Kara were once human beings, thus transformed for disobedience to their prophet. The Arabs have a similar tradition, that the monkey (Nasnâs) and the ape (Wabâr) were once human beings.   1
 


 Man-jack.Man-Mountain or Quinbus Flestrin. 

 
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