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Thread #58033   Message #916874
Posted By: Steve Parkes
24-Mar-03 - 04:59 AM
Thread Name: 'Innocent Hare' What does 'relope' mean?
Subject: RE: 'Innocent Hare' What does 'relope' mean?
And "tally-ho" comes from the French "il est haut--il est haut": "it/he's up", the "t" of "haut" being sounded before the vowel at the start of the repeat (say it out loud several times). Nothing to do with haring, but that's according to T H White in The Once And Future King.