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 Helen of One’s Troy (The).Hel’ena (St.). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Hel’ena.
 
The type of a lovely woman, patient and hopeful, strong in feeling, and sustained through trials by her enduring and heroic faith. (Shakespeare: All’s Well that Ends Well.)   1
 


 Helen of One’s Troy (The).Hel’ena (St.). 

 
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