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 Camaral’zaman (Prince)Camari’na. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Camarilla (Spanish).
 
A clique; the confidants or private advisers of the sovereign. It literally means a small private chamber, and is in Spain applied to the room in which boys are flogged.   1
        “Encircled with a dangerous camarilla.”—The Times.
 


 Camaral’zaman (Prince)Camari’na. 

 
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