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{n: Simon, St. Simon, Simon Zelotes, Simon the Zealot, Simon the Canaanite} one of the twelve Apostles (first century)



{n: Zealot} a member of an ancient Jewish sect in Judea in the first century who fought to the death against the Romans and who killed or persecuted Jews who collaborated with the Romans

{n: partisan, zealot, drumbeater} a fervent and even militant proponent of something
<-> nonpartisan

{n: religionist} a person addicted to religion or a religious zealot


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