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 Edged Tools.Edict of Mil’an. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Edhilin’gi.
 
The aristocratic class among the Anglo-Saxons; the second rank were termed the Frilingi; and the third the Lazzi. (Anglo-Saxon, œdele or edele, noble; free-ling, free-born. Ricardo says of the third class, they were the “unwilling to work, the dull”—quos hodie lazie di’cimus.)   1
 


 Edged Tools.Edict of Mil’an. 

 
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