[Vocabulary] martyrs,

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atabitaraf

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I only know someone who is killed in a war is called martyr, but I don't know the exact term for the following people:
1. Someone who got injured or got wounded in a war.
2. The hypernym (general and extensive) term for anyone who sacrificed themselves in any way in a war.
 

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I only know someone who is killed in a war is called martyr, but I don't know the exact term for the following people:
1. Someone who got injured or got wounded in a war.
2. The hypernym (general and extensive) term for anyone who sacrificed themselves in any way in a war.
A martyr is someone who dies for a cause, usually a religious one. Martyr is generally not (in the west) used for someone who dies in a war. Someone who dies, or is injured in a battle, is called a casualty.
 
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