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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Gathered
 
= dead. The Bible phrase, “He was gathered to his fathers.”   1
        “He was (for he is gathered) a little man with a coppery complexion.”—Dr. Geist, p. 25.
 


 Gath (g hard),Gathers (g hard). 

 
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