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 Belly-timber.Beloved Disciple. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Belomancy (Greek).
 
Divination by arrows. Labels being attached to a given number of arrows, the archers let them fly, and the advice on the label of the arrow which flies farthest is accepted and acted on. This practice is common with the Arabs.   1
 


 Belly-timber.Beloved Disciple. 

 
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