from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Simon Zelotes First century A.D. In the New Testament, one of the 12 Apostles. Although nothing certain is known of his life, he is thought to have been a member of the Zealots.
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- n. one of the twelve Apostles (first century)
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The Apostle St. Simon Zelotes also has the saw as an attribute, because he was sawed to death.