martyry


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martyry

(ˈmɑːtərɪ)
n, pl -tyries
(Ecclesiastical Terms) a shrine or chapel erected in honour of a martyr

mar•tyr•y

(ˈmɑr tə ri)

n., pl. -tyr•ies.
a shrine established in honor of a martyr.
[1250–1300; Middle English martirie < Medieval Latin martyrium martyrdom]