If you want to learn how to pronounce martyrdom, you have come to the right place. Read this article for pronunciation tips and more. Once you know the correct pronunciation of the word, you can practice it with an audio dictionary. You can also listen to the word as it is said in the Bible. By knowing how to say it correctly, you will have no trouble saying it when the occasion arises. The pronunciation of martyrdom is as easy as 1, 2, 3.
In the transcription below, we will use Middle English’s martyrdome, which comes from Old English martyr + -dom. In German, martyrdom is the same as martyrrh, and in Swedish and Norwegian, the word is derived from a similar root. In all these instances, martyr means extreme suffering. The word is found in the English language on average 1.6 times per million words, making it a good candidate for study at C2+ level.