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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Evan’geline. (4 syl.).
 
The heroine of Longfellow’s poem so called. The subject of the tale is the expulsion of the inhabitants of Aca’dia (Nova Scotia) from their homes by order of George II.   1
 


 Evangelic Doctor (The).Evan’gelist, 

 
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