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Thread #47553   Message #726756
Posted By: greg stephens
09-Jun-02 - 06:30 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: All Honour To The Longbow
Subject: RE: All Honour To The Longbow
Cant agree with you there on yeomen. early English forms of yeoman do not start with the early English forms of yew. cant do blue clickies, and cant be bothered to type out the relevant sections of the Oxford Etymological Dictionary, but it looks pretty conclusive to me.