or Locrine (2 syl.). Father of Sabrina, and eldest son
of the mythical Brutus, King of ancient Britain. On the death of his
father he became king of Loegria (q.v.). (Geoffrey: Brit.
Hist., ii. 5.)
Virgin daughter of Locrine
Sprung from old Anchises' line,
Milton: Comus, 942-3.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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