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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Borowe.
 
St. George to borowe, i.e. St. George being surety. (Danish, borgen, bail, Swedish, borgan, a giving of bail.)   1
 


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