"He remains the meister of London fashion, despite growing competition..."
Meister denotes a person skilled or prominent in a specified area of activity, eg gag-meister or spin-meister. It comes from the German, meaning 'master'.
The AMAZON River was named by the Spanish after encountering female warriors there. The word itself might come from the Greek 'a-mazos' (without a breast) referring to their habit of cutting off a breast to fire arrows more accurately