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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Infant.
 
Used as a synonym of “childe,” meaning a knight or squire as, “Childe Harold.” King Arthur is so called. (See also Spenser: Faërie Queene, book ii. canto viii. 56.)   1
 


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