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Jehovah blew with His winds, and they were scattered

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Armada Medal, bearing the inscription Flavit Jehovah et Dissipati Sunt.

Jehovah blew with His winds, and they were scattered is a famous phrase on the aftermath of the defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588, when the Spanish fleet was broken up by a storm, which was also called the Protestant Wind. The phrase seems to have had its origin in an inscription on one of the many commemorative medals struck to celebrate the occasion.

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