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Related / Similar Words: sufferer, martyrize, martyrise

 

Definition:
  • one who suffers for the sake of principle;
  • one who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty for refusing to renounce their religion;
  • torture and torment like a martyr;
  • kill as a martyr; "Saint Sebastian was martyred";

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    Hyponyms: shaheed, Tyndale, William Tyndale, Tindale, William Tindale, Tindal, William Tindal, Becket, Thomas a Becket, Saint Thomas a Becket, St. Thomas a Becket, George, Saint George, St. George, Jeanne d'Arc, Joan of Arc, Saint Joan, Lawrence, Saint Lawrence, St. Lawrence, Laurentius, Vitus, St. Vitus

     

    Derivational Morphology: suffer, martyrize, martyrise, sufferer

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: mučenik   Chinese: 烈士  
    Croatian: mučenik   Dutch: martelaar  
    Finnish: marttyyri   French: martyr  
    German: Märtyrer   Hindi: शहीद  
    Interlingua: martyr   Japanese: 殉教者  
    Korean: 순교자   Kurdish: şehîd  
    Polish: męczennik   Portuguese: mártir  
    Russian: мученик   Spanish: mártir  
    Swedish: martyr   Turkish: şehit  
     
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