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 Sun (The),Sun Inn. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Sun-burst.
 
The fanciful name given by the ancient Irish to their national banner.   1
       
“At once, like a sun-burst, her banner unfurled.”
       
Thomas Moore: Irish Melodies, No. 6.
 


 Sun (The),Sun Inn. 

 
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