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 Eras’tianism.Eret’rian. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
E’rebus.
 
Darkness. The gloomy cavern underground through which the Shades had to walk in their passage to Hadës. “A valley of the shadow of death.”   1
       
“Not Erebus itself were dim enough
To hide thee from prevention.”
       
Shakespeare: Julius Cæsar, ii. L.
 


 Eras’tianism.Eret’rian. 

 
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