Translation of "martyr" - English-Spanish dictionary

martyr

noun uk /ˈmɑː.tər/

a person who suffers very much or is killed because of their religious or political beliefs, and is often admired because of it

mártir
She fought against racism all her life and died a martyr to the cause.
→ Idioms be a martyr to sth

(Translation of “martyr” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

martyr

noun /ˈmaːtə/

a person who suffers death or hardship for what he or she believes

mártir
St Joan is said to have been a martyr.

a person who continually suffers from a disease, difficulty etc

mártir, víctima
She is a martyr to rheumatism.
martyrdom noun

the suffering or death of a martyr.

martirio

(Translation of “martyr” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)