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 John of Leyden (the prophet),John the Baptist. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
John the Almoner.
 
Chrysostom was so called, because he bestowed so large a portion of his revenues on hospitals and other charities. (347–407.)   1
 


 John of Leyden (the prophet),John the Baptist. 

 
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