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 De’los.Delphin Classics. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Delphi or Delphos.
 
A town of Pho’cis, famous for a temple of Apollo and for an oracle celebrated in every age and country. So called from its twin peaks, which the Greeks called brothers (adelphoi).   1
 


 De’los.Delphin Classics. 

 
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