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martyr ~ (B) ~ a person who is ready to die for their beliefs.
martyr ~ (B) ~ a person whom enemies kill, because of what he or she believes about Jesus.
martyr ~ (B) ~ Stephen was the first Christian martyr. See Acts 7.
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