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goat who provided milk for baby Zeus. [Gk. Myth.: Leach, 41]
locusts and wild honey
food of the gods; bestowed immortal youthfulness. [Gk. Myth.: Kravitz, 19]
John the Baptist’s meager fare in wilderness. [N.T.: Matthew 3:4; Mark 1:6]
given by the Lord to the Israelites. [O.T.: Exodus 16: 14–15]
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