Definition of Martyrologist. Meaning of Martyrologist. Synonyms of Martyrologist

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Definition of Martyrologist

Martyrologist
Martyrologist Mar`tyr*ol"o*gist, n. [Cf. F. martyrologiste.] A writer of martyrology; an historian of martyrs. --T. Warton.

Meaning of Martyrologist from wikipedia

- A martyrology is a catalogue or list of martyrs and other saints and beati arranged in the calendar order of their anniversaries or feasts. Local martyrologies...
- me he was ever a good, a gentle, and a sovereign lord." John Foxe, martyrologist, included Anne in his book, "Foxes book of Martyrs", claiming she was...
- John Foxe (1516/1517 – 18 April 1587), an English historian and martyrologist, was the author of Actes and Monuments (otherwise Foxe's Book of Martyrs)...
- Thomas Brice (1536–1571) was a Church of England clergyman, martyrologist and poet in the later 16th century. Brice was engaged early in Queen Mary's...
- shaped by confessional debates and the Ottoman expansion. The Protestant martyrologist John Foxe in his History of the Turks (1566) blamed the sins of the...
- in alium. Norfolk was taught as a child by John Foxe, the Protestant martyrologist, who remained a lifelong recipient of Norfolk's patronage. His father...
- with fire. She died in prison. According to one source, “The Roman Martyrologist must have used a corrupt m****cript in which Lycia was substituted for...
- "B" being a current one in Cl****ical sources for Indian names. The martyrologist Rabban Sliba dedicated a special day to both the Indian king, his family...
- was a French Protestant lawyer who became a significant printer and martyrologist in Geneva. He was born at Arras and studied law at Leuven. In 1540 he...
- supper with his family. His reaction to his accusers, as recorded by the martyrologist John Foxe, was this: And although I know, that there is neither justice...
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