What's The Word For Someone Killed BECAUSE Of Their Religion?

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    It follows persecution usually? Well it seems AP says it shouldn't be in our vocabulary:

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060331/ap_on_re_mi_ea/who_s_a_martyr
     
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    Someone who is killed because of his religion is a martyr.

    Someone who kills himself because of his religion is either a) an idiot, or b) Muslim.
     
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    :thup:
     
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    or c) all of the above.
     

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