Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
(surrenderers or, traitors), a name applied by the ancient Christians to those persons who delivered up their Bible and sacred utensils of the Church to the heathen in time of persecution. See Bingham, Christ. Antiq. bk. 16:ch. 6: 25.
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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Traditores'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/t/traditores.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.