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- Latin term for Defender of the Faith
- ‘The titles of honour granted by the Pope do not seem to have caused much trouble, such titles as the English king's title Fidei Defensor.’
- ‘Fidei Defensor, literally Defender of the Faith, is an inscription which is found on most British coinage.’
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