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Oxford dictionary definition of the word martyr:
a person who is killed because of their religious or other beliefs:
the first Christian martyr
a person who displays or exaggerates their discomfort or distress in order to obtain sympathy:
she wanted to play the martyr
(martyr to) a constant sufferer from (an ailment):
I’m a martyr to migraine!
kill (someone) because of their beliefs:
she was martyred for her faith
cause great pain or distress to:
there was no need to martyr themselves again
(also martyrisation) noun
(also martyrise) verb
Old English martir, via ecclesiastical Latin from Greek martur ‘witness’ (in Christian use, ‘martyr’)