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 Pic’rochole,Picts’ Houses. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Picts.
 
The inhabitants of Albin, north-east of Scotland. The name is usually said to be the Latin picti (painted [or tattooed] with woad), but in the Irish chronicles the Picts are called Pictones, Pietores, Piccardaig, etc.   1
 


 Pic’rochole,Picts’ Houses. 

 
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