One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A wine bottle of about six times the standard size.
Late 19th century: from the name Rehoboam.
Son of Solomon, king of ancient Israel c.930–c.915 BC. His reign witnessed the secession of the northern tribes and their establishment of a new kingdom under Jeroboam, leaving Rehoboam as the first king of Judah (1 Kings 11–14).
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