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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Alifan’faron,
 
the giant. Don Quixote attacked a flock of sheep, which he declared to be the army of the giant Alifanfaron. Similarly Ajax, in a fit of madness, fell upon a flock of sheep, which he mistook for Grecian princes.   1
 


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