What does Luther mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Luther, Martin Luther(noun)

    German theologian who led the Reformation; believed that salvation is granted on the basis of faith rather than deeds (1483-1546)


  1. Luther(ProperNoun)

    from Middle English luthier "lute player".

  2. Luther(ProperNoun)

    Martin Luther, German monk and theologian whose teaching inspired the Reformation

    Etymology: From German Luther.

  3. Luther(ProperNoun)

    A male given name transferred from the surname, originally in honor of Martin Luther.

    Etymology: From German Luther.

  4. Luther(ProperNoun)

    A surname of English speakers who descend from German immigrants.

    Etymology: From German Luther.

  5. Luther(ProperNoun)

    A city and town in Iowa.

    Etymology: From German Luther.

  6. Luther(ProperNoun)

    A village in Michigan.

    Etymology: From German Luther.

  7. Luther(ProperNoun)

    An unincorporated community in Montana.

    Etymology: From German Luther.

  8. Luther(ProperNoun)

    A town in Oklahoma.

    Etymology: From German Luther.


  1. Luther

    Luther is a 1961 play by John Osborne depicting the life of Martin Luther, one of the instigators of the Protestant Reformation. Albert Finney created the role of Luther, which he performed at with the English Stage Company at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham, the Théâtre Sarah Bernhardt, Paris, the Holland Festival, the Royal Court Theatre, London, the Phoenix Theatre, London, and the St. James Theatre, New York. The original West End run at the Phoenix ended in March 1962, after 239 performances there, when Finney had to leave the cast to fulfill a contractual obligation with a film company.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Luther in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Luther in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Luther in a Sentence

  1. Pinkett Smith:

    Today is Martin Luther King's birthday, and I can't help but ask the question: Is it time that people of color recognize how much power, influence, that we have amassed, that we no longer need to ask to be invited anywhere? begging for acknowledgement, or even asking, diminishes dignity and diminishes power. And we are a dignified people, and we are powerful.

  2. Al Sharpton:

    What we’re going to do about Donald Trump is going to be the spirit of Martin Luther King Day.

  3. Ramsey Clark:

    If Rosa Parks had not refused to move to the back of the bus, you and I might never have heard of Dr Martin Luther King.

  4. David Correia:

    I think he'd be real excited that he died on Martin Luther King Day, numbers meant something to him.

  5. Luther Strange:

    Get that son of a bitch off the field right now, Luther Strange's fired !

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