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Prester John

  

      n   a legendary Christian priest and king, believed in the Middle Ages to have ruled in the Far East, but identified in the 14th century with the king of Ethiopia  
     (C14 Prestre Johan, from Medieval Latin presbyter Iohannes Priest John)  
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pester, presbyter, prest, Prestel

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