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 EnchanterEncore (French). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Encomium.
 
The Greek kmos is a revel in honour of [Bacchus], in which the procession marches from km to km: i.e. village to village. En-kmion is the hymn sung in these processions in honour of Bacchus; hence, praise, eulogy   1
 


 EnchanterEncore (French). 

 
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