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 Pride’s Purge.Prid’win. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Pridwen.
 
The name of Prince Arthur’s shield.   1
       
“He henge an his sweore [neck] acne sceld deore,
His nome on Brutisc [in British] Pridwen ihaten [called].”
       
Layamon: Brut (twelfth century)
 


 Pride’s Purge.Prid’win. 

 
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