martern

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

martern (plural marterns)

  1. Obsolete form of marten.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German martern, marteren, from Old High German martirōn, martarōn, martrōn.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmaɐ̯tɐn], [ˈmaʁtɐn]

Verb[edit]

martern (third-person singular simple present martert, past tense marterte, past participle gemartert, auxiliary haben)

  1. to torture, to martyr

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