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hero

noun brave person, celebrity, champion, conquering hero, conqueror, decorated hero, deity, demigod, fearless soldier, fighter, folk hero, god, goddess, great man, great woman, guardian, heroine, highest type, ideal type, idol, immortal, luminary, man of courage, man of valor, martyr, master, megastar, model, notable, paragon, perfect type, person who serves as a shining example, phoenix, pillar of the community, protector, soldier, stalwart, star, superhero, superstar, tiger, valiant knight, warrior
Associated concepts: Good Samaritan laws
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NATIONAL HERO Timmy Murphy won on Comply or Die last year
A NEWSPAPER in Argentina - England's group opponents in the World Cup - yesterday celebrated Beckham's injury and called Aldo Duscher a national hero.
Tragically, Sanchez was killed in a car crash a year later but he remains a national hero.
THE BHB's Ownership Marketing Group yesterday announced that speakers at its owners' seminar in Newmarket on September 28-29 will include Ron Huggins, owner of Double Trigger, and Nigel Payne, co-owner of National hero Earth Summit.
HAD Brian Paddick been the winner of Pop Idol or the host of a daytime supermarket show, he would be hailed as a national hero.
It took him only 11 years to go from national newcomer to national hero.
Beckham's transformation from Public Enemy Number One to national hero has been remarkable, even surprising the man himself.
What better way for those students to be at a high school named after a national hero who is still alive who can come to the school and meet students,'' Brown said.
Ed Masry is going to become a national hero once that film debuts,'' said Thousand Oaks Councilwoman Linda Parks, who has had Masry on her side on many an local debate.
Denise, you will now be a national hero for all time and no one will ever take that away.
Andrew Ramirez is truly a local and a national hero, and as I saw the faces of his brother Steve Ramirez and his family, the pride in their eyes, I realized that this is truly a young man who proved himself under difficult circumstances,'' said Mayor Richard Riordan, who presented him with a Los Angeles city medallion.
HUNDREDS of people are to go on a walking tour of Ireland to save the home of a national hero.

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