a place where the relics of a martyr are kept.
a church built above the tomb of a martyr or in honor of a martyr.
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How to use martyrium in a sentence
This was intended to make the martyrium, as the depository of the treasure and the Veil, safe from all accidents.
Two great piers were inserted in the martyrium to support the raised choir.
Another 896 legend, his martyrium, makes him labour and suffer in Mysore.
To support the vaulting of this ambulatory a new wall was built round the martyrium.
Quorundam commento vel fraude gentilium ad martyrium furore pertractum.Christianity and Islam in Spain (756-1031) | Charles Reginald Haines