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 Area-sneak.Ar’etine (3 syl.), 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Areop’agus
 
or Mars’ Hill. The seat of a famous tribunal in Athens; so called because the first cause tried there was that of Mars or Ars, accused by Neptune of the death of his son Halirrhoth’ius.   1
        “Then Panl stood in the midst of Mars’ Hill.”—Acts xvii. 22.
 


 Area-sneak.Ar’etine (3 syl.), 

 
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