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Tyn·dalealso Tin·dal or Tin·dale (tĭn′dl), William 1494?-1536.
English religious reformer and martyr whose translation of the New Testament was the basis of the King James Bible.
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(Biography) William. ?1492–1536, English Protestant and humanist, who translated the New Testament (1525), the Pentateuch (1530), and the Book of Jonah (1531) into English. He was burnt at the stake as a heretic
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or Tindale or Tindal(ˈtɪn dl)
c1492–1536, English religious reformer, translator of the Bible, and martyr.
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|Noun||1.||Tyndale - English translator and Protestant martyr; his translation of the Bible into English (which later formed the basis for the King James Version) aroused ecclesiastical opposition; he left England in 1524 and was burned at the stake in Antwerp as a heretic (1494-1536)|
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