John the Evangelist

noun
(New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally said to be the author of the 4th Gospel and three epistles and the book of Revelation
Topics: ↑New Testament
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Apostle, ↑Evangelist, ↑saint

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