St. John the Baptist

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Noun1.St. John the Baptist - (New Testament) a preacher and hermit and forerunner of Jesus (whom he baptized)St. John the Baptist - (New Testament) a preacher and hermit and forerunner of Jesus (whom he baptized); was beheaded by Herod at the request of Salome
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
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