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 Si’amese Twins:Sibyl. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Sib’beridge (3 syl.).
 
Banns of marriage. (Anglo-Saxon sibbe, alliance; whence the old English word sibrede, relationship, kindred.) (See GOSSIP.)   1
       
“For every man it schuldë drede
And Nameliche in his sibrede.”
       
Gower: Confessio Amantis.
 


 Si’amese Twins:Sibyl. 

 
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