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Latimer

[lat-uh-mer] /ˈlæt ə mər/
noun
1.
Hugh, c1470–1555, English Protestant Reformation bishop, reformer, and martyr.
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  • Mrs. Latimer's sobs only roused his wrath at all the misery she had wrought.

    A Man of Two Countries Alice Harriman
  • Floyd bows with pleased acquiescence, and conducts Latimer to his wife.

    Floyd Grandon's Honor Amanda Minnie Douglas
  • These ashes were the remains of the fire of October 16th, 1555—the day when Ridley and Latimer were burned.

    Oxford Andrew Lang
  • Ridley and Latimer—for months they have been face to face with death.

    Oxford Frederick Douglas How
  • Violet meanwhile begins to anticipate the day at Mrs. Latimer's as much as she dreads that at madame's.

    Floyd Grandon's Honor Amanda Minnie Douglas
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Latimer

/ˈlætəmə/
noun
1.
Hugh. ?1485–1555, English Protestant bishop: burnt at the stake for refusing to disavow his Protestant beliefs when Mary I assumed the throne
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