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martyr
American English: /ˈmɑrdər/
British English: /ˈmɑːtə/

Translation of martyr in Spanish:

noun

transitive verb

  • (usually passive) to be martyred
    sufrir el martirio
    Example sentences
    • ‘Our two security guards were martyred and the suicide bomber was killed,’ said the witness.
    • He fought tooth and nail with terrorists killing three of them, but at last he was martyred.
    • However, in 1539 he was martyred, being burnt alive in Innsbruck on direct orders from Emperor Ferdinand I.

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