Fidei Defensor

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Fidei Defensor

(ˈfaɪdɪˌaɪ dɪˈfɛnsɔː)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) defender of the faith; a title given to Henry VIII by Pope Leo X, and appearing on Brit coins as FID DEF or FD
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D - Dei Gratia Regina Fidei Defensor - Queen by the grace of God, Defender of the Faith.