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 Pyg’mies (2 syl.).Pyramid. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Pyl’ades and Orestes.
 
Two model friends, whose names have become proverbial for friendship, like those of Damon and Pythias, David and Jonathan.   1
 


 Pyg’mies (2 syl.).Pyramid. 

 
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