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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Martyr(0.01251 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to Martyr.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → Indonesian (quick)
martir, syahid, syuhada
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: one who suffers for the sake of principle [syn: sufferer]
2: one who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty for
refusing to renounce their religion
v 1: kill as a martyr; “Saint Sebastian was martyred”
2: torture and torment like a martyr [syn: martyrize, martyrise]
English → English (gcide)
Martyr \Mar"tyr\, n. [AS., from L. martyr, Gr. ma`rtyr, ma`rtys,
prop., a witness; cf. Skr. sm[.r] to remember, E. memory.]
1. One who, by his death, bears witness to the truth of the
gospel; one who is put to death for his religion; as,
Stephen was the first Christian martyr. --Chaucer.
To be a martyr, signifies only to witness the truth
of Christ; but the witnessing of the truth was then
so generally attended with persecution, that
martyrdom now signifies not only to witness, but to
witness by death. --South.
2. Hence, one who sacrifices his life, his station, or what
is of great value to him, for the sake of principle, or to
sustain a cause.
Then if thou fall'st, O Cromwell,
Thou fall'st a blessed martyr ! --Shak.
Martyr \Mar"tyr\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Martyred; p. pr. & vb.
1. To put to death for adhering to some belief, esp.
Christianity; to sacrifice on account of faith or
profession. --Bp. Pearson.
2. To persecute; to torment; to torture. --Chaucer.
The lovely Amoret, whose gentle heart
Thou martyrest with sorrow and with smart.
Racked with sciatics, martyred with the stone.