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Thread #44800   Message #1087796
Posted By: Malcolm Douglas
07-Jan-04 - 06:54 AM
Thread Name: Word meanings in Banks Of Sicily
Subject: RE: Word meanings in Banks Of Sicily
Swaddy is a perfectly good word for soldier or militiaman. Etymology uncertain, but perhaps Scandinavian.

And Dick; you OCR'd that text, didn't you? Human beings don't make those kinds of typo...