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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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A TINY portrait of a British naval hero is set to fetch up to pounds 15,000 at auction next month.
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Abust of naval hero Lord Nelson was unveiled yesterday to mark the 250th anniversary of his birth.
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Now Welsh actor Ioan Gruffudd is back as the dashing young British naval hero, this time imprisoned and facing a court-martial for mutiny.
And among the half-timbered shops and Georgian houses of Norwich is the school where Britain's naval hero was a pupil.
A NORTH East naval hero will be honoured at a special ceremony next week.
A TYNESIDE naval hero will be guest of honour at a concert to raise money for soldiers and their families this evening.
A PLAQUE has been unveiled to a World War II naval hero.
After the Falklands War, Maggie Thatcher invited Chief Petty Officer Mick Fellows, a naval hero who tackled an unexploded bomb on HMS Antrim, to JDowning Street.

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