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English noun: john

1. john (artifact) a room or building equipped with one or more toilets

Synonymsbathroom, can, lav, lavatory, privy, toilet

Broader (hypernym)room

Narrower (hyponym)closet, comfort station, convenience, head, loo, public convenience, public lavatory, public toilet, restroom, toilet facility, W.C., wash room, washroom, water closet

Part holonymcan, commode, crapper, pot, potty, stool, throne, toilet

2. John (person) youngest son of Henry II; King of England from 1199 to 1216; succeeded to the throne on the death of his brother Richard I; lost his French possessions; in 1215 John was compelled by the barons to sign the Magna Carta (1167-1216)

SynonymsJohn Lackland, King John

Instance hypernymKing of England, King of Great Britain

Member meronymPlantagenet, Plantagenet line

3. John (person) (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally said to be the author of the 4th Gospel and three epistles and the book of Revelation

SynonymsJohn the Divine, John the Evangelist, Saint John, Saint John the Apostle, St. John, St. John the Apostle

Instance hypernymApostle, Evangelist, saint

Domain categoryNew Testament

4. john (person) a prostitute's customer

Synonymstrick, whoremaster, whoremonger

Broader (hypernym)client, customer

5. John (communication) the last of the four Gospels in the New Testament

SynonymsGospel According to John

Instance hypernymbook, evangel, Gospel, Gospels

Part meronymNew Testament

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