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 Ham’adryads.Hamet. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Hameh.
 
In Arabian mythology, a bird formed from the blood near the brains of a murdered man. This bird cries “Iskoo’nee!” (Give me drink!), meaning drink of the murderer’s blood; and this it cries incessantly till the death is avenged, when it flies away.   1
 


 Ham’adryads.Hamet. 

 
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