in S New Brunswick, Canada, at the mouth of the Saint
John River: pop. 72,000
river flowing from N Maine through New Brunswick, Canada, into the Bay of Fundy:
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Word origin of 'Saint John'(sense 1) named after the river; (sense 2) named for the date of its discovery, June
24, 1604, the feast of Saint John the Baptist