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There are currently 8 terms in this directory beginning with the letter M.
The execution or death of an individual for their faith, used in both Buddhism and Christianity.
In Christianity refers variously to the mother of Jesus [q.v.], often called the Virgin Mary [q.v.], to Mary Magdalene, one of Jesus's followers, or to the mother of James [q.v.]. The latter two are often depicted at Jesus's tomb.