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mon mignon Thon

English translation: my sweet Thon (river name)

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French term or phrase:mon mignon Thon
English translation:my sweet Thon (river name)
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09:46 Feb 2, 2012
French to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
French term or phrase: mon mignon Thon
Any idea what mon mignon Thon means here? "My sweet Thon" doesn't really seem to make any sense in the context. Is this an archaic idiom I am unaware of?

Un jeune pâtre écrasé sous ses brebis exsangues a détourné de son lit mon mignon Thon souillé par l'humaine folie.
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my sweet Thon (river name)
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my sweet Thon (river name)

see Wikipedia

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