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Turkish translation of “martyr”

martyr

noun [C]   /ˈmɑːtər/
someone who dies for their beliefs
şehit
a Catholic martyrDeath penaltiesKillingMurder and attempted murderBelievers and non-believersSupporters, members and defenders
martyrdom noun [U]
şehitlik
(Definition of martyr noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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