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 Eli’akim.Eligibles and Detrimentals. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
El’idure (3 syl.).
 
A legendary king of Britain, advanced to the throne in place of his elder brother, Arthgallo, supposed by him to be dead. Arthgallo, after a long exile, returned to his country, and Elidure resigned to him the throne. Wordsworth has a poem on the subject.   1
 


 Eli’akim.Eligibles and Detrimentals. 

 
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