martyrology

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mar·tyr·ol·o·gy

 (mär′tə-rŏl′ə-jē)
n. pl. mar·tyr·ol·o·gies
1. An official list or catalog of religious martyrs, especially of Christian martyrs.
2. An account of the life and manner of death of a martyr.
3. The branch of ecclesiastical history or hagiography that deals with martyrs.

mar′tyr·ol′o·gist n.

martyrology

(ˌmɑːtəˈrɒlədʒɪ)
n, pl -gies
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) an official list of martyrs
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) Christianity the study of the lives of the martyrs
3. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a historical account of the lives of martyrs
martyrological, ˌmartyroˈlogic adj
ˌmartyrˈologist n

mar•tyr•ol•o•gy

(ˌmɑr təˈrɒl ə dʒi)

n., pl. -gies.
1. a history of martyrs.
2. a catalogue of martyrs and saints.
[1590–1600; < Medieval Latin < Late Greek]
mar`tyr•ol′o•gist, n.
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Se trata de un texto breve, tomado de la version castellana de la editio altera del Martyrologium Romanum (2004), que situa el contexto historico-cultural en el que el Santo vivio.
(10.) Excluido del Martyrologium Romanum ya desde la primera edicion (Romae, ex typographia Dominici Basae MDLXXXII), al tiempo de la ejecucion del fresco (1576-1578) el patriarca Eutiquio aparecia todavia en las vidas de los Santos: v.