E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
or Durindana. Orlandos sword, given him by his cousin Malagigi. It once belonged to Hector, and was made by the fairies. It could cleave the Pyrenees at a blow. N.B.In French romance Orlando is called Roland, Malagigi Maugis, and the sword durandal or durindal. (See SWORD.)