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date: 12 June 2024

Excalibur 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to English Literature
Author(s):
Dinah BirchDinah Birch

A corrupt form of ‘Caliburn’ (the name used in *Geoffrey of Monmouth); King Arthur's sword, which he drew out of a stone when no one else could move it or which was given to him by the ... ...

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