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 Celestial Empire (The).Ce’lia [heavenliness]. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Celes’tians.
 
Followers of Celes’tius, disciple of Pela’gius. St. Jerome calls him “a blockhead swollen with Scotch pottage”—Scotch being, in this case, what we now call Irish.   1
 


 Celestial Empire (The).Ce’lia [heavenliness]. 

 
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