martyrium


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martyrium

A place where the relics of a martyr are deposited.
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One sad day, raped of my skin, my martyrium did begin, cut, wounded, chopped and dried, as a chipped potato, fried - I died.
Dynamit des geistes: Martyrium, Islam und nihilismus [Dynamite of the Soul: Martyrdom, Islam and Nihilism].
Coincidimos en la identificacion de la planta tipo martyrium, aunque no con la asociacion que proponen entre este edificio y el circo como fachada monumental de este ultimo (Barroso et al., 2011b).
But they may also include the enthusiasms of the spirit and other such forms of passion and "Clamorous love" ("Martyrium" 9).
Participants observed a minute of silence out of respect to all those who lost their lives during the battles at the ceremony at the martyrium.