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Luther, Martin Syllabification: Lu·ther, Martin
Pronunciation: /ˈlo͞oTHər/

Definition of Luther, Martin in English:

( 1483–1546), German theologian; the principal figure of the German Reformation. He preached the doctrine of justification by faith rather than by works and railed against the sale of indulgences and papal authority.

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