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 A’mys and Amylion.Anabaptists. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Anabaptists.
 
A nickname of the Baptist Dissenters; so called because, in the first instances, they had been baptised in infancy, and were again baptised on a confession of faith in adult age. The word means the twice-baptised.   1
 


 A’mys and Amylion.Anabaptists. 

 
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