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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)

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

  2. Luther(ProperNoun)

    , transferred use of the German surname of Martin Luther, Germanic liut "people" + heri,hari "army", derived from the given name that appears as Lothar in modern German.

  3. Luther(ProperNoun)

    from Middle English luthier "lute player".


  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. ruleth

  2. hurtle

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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. Al Sharpton:

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

  2. David Correia:

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

  3. Jackson McGrady Smith Jr.:

    I think Martin Luther King Sr. would be disappointed in the poverty that's still showing up on Auburn Avenue.

  4. Donald Trump:

    It's an honor in terms of Martin Luther King, we're dedicating the record to the late, great Martin Luther King.

  5. 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.

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