Ridley

[ rid-lee ]
/ ˈrɪd li /

noun

Nicholas,c1500–55, English bishop, reformer, and martyr.
a town in SE Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia.
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British Dictionary definitions for nicholas ridley

Ridley

/ (ˈrɪdlɪ) /

noun

Nicholas . ?1500–55, English bishop, who helped to revise the liturgy under Edward VI. He was burnt at the stake for refusing to disavow his Protestant beliefs when Mary I assumed the throne
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