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Banaghan (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Banaghan

He beats Banaghan; an Irish saying of one who tells wonderful stories. Perhaps Banaghan was a minstrel famous for dealing in the marvellous.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

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