martyrologie

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

martyrologie (plural martyrologies)

  1. Obsolete form of martyrology.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch martirologie, ultimately from Latin martyrologium, from Ancient Greek [Term?], but note that the word was already feminine in Middle Dutch.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌmɑr.tiː.roː.loːˈɣi/
  • Hyphenation: mar‧ty‧ro‧lo‧gie
  • Rhymes: -i

Noun[edit]

martyrologie f or n (plural martyrologieën)

  1. (religion, chiefly Christianity) martyrology (list of martyrs; hagiography about a martyr)
    Synonyms: martyrium, martyrologium

Usage notes[edit]

Use of the neuter gender is obsolete.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ecclesiastical Latin martyrologium.

Noun[edit]

martyrologie f (plural martyrologies)

  1. martyrology

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