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 Us’quebau’gh (3 syl.).Ut Queat Laxis, etc. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ut.
 
Saxon out, as Utoxeter, in Staffordshire; Utrecht, in Holland; “outer camp town”; the “out passage,” so called by Clotaire because it was the grand passage over or out of the Rhine before that river changed its bed. Utmost is out or outer-most. (See UTGARD.)   1
        “Strain at [ut. “out”] a gnat, and swallow a camel.”—Matt. xxiii. 24.
 


 Us’quebau’gh (3 syl.).Ut Queat Laxis, etc. 

 
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