Lun

So John Rich called himself when he performed harlequin (1681-1761).

On the one Folly sits, by some called Fun,
And on the other his arch-patron Lun.

Churchill.

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