William Tindale

Definitions of William Tindale

n English translator and Protestant martyr; his translation of the Bible into English (which later formed the basis for the King James Version) aroused ecclesiastical opposition; he left England in 1524 and was burned at the stake in Antwerp as a heretic (1494-1536)

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interpreter, translator
someone who mediates between speakers of different languages
martyr, sufferer
one who suffers for the sake of principle

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