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 Hesper’ides (4 syl.).He’sychasts (pron. He’-se-kasts). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Hes’perus.
 
The evening star.   1
       
“Ere twice in murk and occidental damp,
Moist Hesperus hath quenched his sleepy lamp.”
       
Shakespeare: All’s Well that Ends Well, ii. 1.
 


 Hesper’ides (4 syl.).He’sychasts (pron. He’-se-kasts). 

 
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