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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dives  \Di"ves\,  n.  [L.,  rich.] 
  The  name  popularly  given  to  the  rich  man  in  our  Lord's 
  parable  of  the  ``Rich  Man  and  Lazarus''  (--Luke  xvi.  19-31). 
  Hence  a  name  for  a  rich  worldling. 




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