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 Tigris [the Arrow].Tilbert (Sir). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Tike.
 
A Yorkshire tike. A clownish rustic. In Scotland a dog is called a tyke (Icelandic, tik); hence, a snarling, obstinate fellow.   1
 


 Tigris [the Arrow].Tilbert (Sir). 

 
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