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 Camil’la.Camisard. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Camil’lus,
 
five times Dictator of Rome, was falsely accused of embezzlement, and went into voluntary exile; but when the Gauls besieged Rome, he returned and delivered his country.   1
       
“Camillus, only vengeful to his foes.”
       
Thomson: Winter.
 


 Camil’la.Camisard. 

 
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