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Peter the Hermit

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( Circa 1050–1115), French monk. His preaching on the First Crusade was a rallying cry for thousands of peasants throughout Europe to journey to the Holy Land; most were massacred by the Turks in Asia Minor. Peter later became prior of an Augustinian monastery in Flanders.

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Pronunciation: ɪˈrəʊnɪəs
adjective
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