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 Black Flags.Blackfoot (The). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Black-foot.
 
There is a powerful and numerous tribe of North American Indians called Black-feet. A black-foot is an intermediary in love affairs; but if perfidious to the wooer he was called a white-foot.   1
 


 Black Flags.Blackfoot (The). 

 
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