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 Phœnix Theatre.Phoo’ka or Pooka. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Phœnix Tree.
 
The palm. In Greek, phoinix means both phœnix and palm-tree.   1
       
“Now I will believe … that in Arabia
There is one tree, the phœnix’ throne—one phœnix
At this hour reigneth there.”
       
Shakespeare: The Tempest, iii. 3.
 


 Phœnix Theatre.Phoo’ka or Pooka. 

 
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