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Amaurot

(Greek, the shadowy or unknown place), the chief city in Utopia (no-place), a political novel by Sir Thomas More. Rabelais, in his Pantagruel, had previously introduced the word, and tells us that the Amaurots conquered the Dipsodes (or Duplicians).

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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