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 Gir’ouet’te (3 syl., g soft).Gita’nos. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Gis (g soft)
 
i.e. Jesus. A corruption of Jesus or J. H. S. Ophelia says “By Gis and by St. Charity.” (Hamlet, iv. 5.)   1
 


 Gir’ouet’te (3 syl., g soft).Gita’nos. 

 
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