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 Jean des Vignes (French).Jeb’usites (3 syl.), 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Jeannot (French).
 
One who is minutely great; one who exercises his talents and ingenuity on trifles; one who after great preparation at table to produce some mighty effect, brings forth only a ridiculous mouse.   1
 


 Jean des Vignes (French).Jeb’usites (3 syl.), 

 
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