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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Jesse Tree.
 
In Christian art, a vine tracing the genealogy of Christ, called a “rod out of the stem of Jesse” (Isa. xi. 1). Jesse is generally represented in a recumbent position, and the vine is made to rise out of his loins.   1
 


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