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 Innis Fodhla [Island of Destiny],Innocents. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Innocent (An).
 
An idiot or born fool. (See BENET.)   1
        “An idiot, or one otherwise deficient in intellect, is called an innocent.”—Trench: On the Study of Words, lecture iii. p. 97.
 


 Innis Fodhla [Island of Destiny],Innocents. 

 
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