mártir
el mártir, la mártir(
mahr
-
teer
)
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (general)
a. martyr
El mártir murió defendiendo sus creencias.The martyr died defending his beliefs.
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mártir
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (también fig)
a. martyr
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
hacerse el mártirto act the martyr
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mártir
martyr
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