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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Greek Trust.
 
No trust at all. “Grœca fides” was with the Romans no faith at all. A Greek, in English slang, means a cheat or sharper, and Greek bonds are sadly in character with Grœca fides.   1
 


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