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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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