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 Ashur.A’sir. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
As’inus.
 
As’inus as’inum fricat (Latin, “one ass rubs another”), that is, we fraternise with persons like ourselves; or, in other words, “Birds of a feather flock together.” The allusion needs no explanation.   1
 


 Ashur.A’sir. 

 
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