Martyrologic
Martyrologic Mar`tyr*o*log"ic, Martyrological Mar`tyr*o*log"ic*al, a. Pertaining to martyrology or martyrs; registering, or registered in, a catalogue of martyrs. [1913 Webster]

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  • martyrologic — adjective Of, or pertaining to, a martyrology. Syn: martyrological …   Wiktionary

  • martyrologic — mar·tyr·o·log·ic …   English syllables

  • martyrologic — adjective see martyrological …   Useful english dictionary

  • Martyrological — Martyrologic Mar tyr*o*log ic, Martyrological Mar tyr*o*log ic*al, a. Pertaining to martyrology or martyrs; registering, or registered in, a catalogue of martyrs. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • HAGIOGRAPHY — Although hagiographies, embellished accounts of biblical worthies, are not unknown in previous ages, particularly in the apocrypha (e.g., lives of the prophets and Martyrdom of isaiah ), in the Middle Ages they developed as a specific genre of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • martyrology — martyrological /mahr teuhr euh loj i keuhl/, martyrologic, adj. martyrologist, n. /mahr teuh rol euh jee/, n., pl. martyrologies. 1. the branch of knowledge dealing with the lives of martyrs. 2. a history of martyrs. 3. such histories… …   Universalium

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