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Meaning of "deicide" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD DEICIDE

From ecclesiastical Latin deicida, from Latin deus god.
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PRONUNCIATION OF DEICIDE

deicide  [ˈdiːɪˌsaɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DEICIDE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Deicide is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES DEICIDE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Deicide

Deicide is the killing of a god. The concept is applied to the crucifixion of Jesus specifically, but may be used for any act of killing a god, including a life-death-rebirth deity who is killed and then resurrected. Jewish deicide places the responsibility for the death of Jesus on the Jewish people as a whole. As a part of the Second Vatican Council, the Roman Catholic Church issued a declaration which repudiated the belief in the collective Jewish guilt for the crucifixion of Jesus.

Definition of deicide in the English dictionary

The definition of deicide in the dictionary is the act of killing a god. Other definition of deicide is a person who kills a god.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DEICIDE


acaricide
əˈkærɪˌsaɪd
bactericide
bækˈtɪərɪˌsaɪd
countryside
ˈkʌntrɪˌsaɪd
foeticide
ˈfiːtɪˌsaɪd
fungicide
ˈfʌndʒɪˌsaɪd
Heaviside
ˈhɛvɪˌsaɪd
herbicide
ˈhɜːbɪˌsaɪd
homicide
ˈhɒmɪˌsaɪd
infanticide
ɪnˈfæntɪˌsaɪd
insecticide
ɪnˈsɛktɪˌsaɪd
Merseyside
ˈmɜːzɪˌsaɪd
parasuicide
ˌpærəˈsuːɪˌsaɪd
pesticide
ˈpɛstɪˌsaɪd
regicide
ˈrɛdʒɪˌsaɪd
rodenticide
rəʊˈdɛntɪˌsaɪd
silicide
ˈsɪlɪˌsaɪd
spermicide
ˈspɜːmɪˌsaɪd
Speyside
ˈspeɪˌsaɪd
suicide
ˈsuːɪˌsaɪd
wayside
ˈweɪˌsaɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DEICIDE

deicidal
deictic
deictically
deid
deif
deific
deifical
deification
deified
deifier
deifies
deiform
deify
Deighton
deign
deil
Deimos
deindex
deindexation
deindividuation

WORDS THAT END LIKE DEICIDE

algicide
assisted suicide
biopesticide
culpable homicide
decide
feticide
filicide
fratricide
justifiable homicide
larvicide
liberticide
matricide
miticide
molluscicide
negligent homicide
nematicide
parricide
patricide
raticide
tyrannicide
viricide

Synonyms and antonyms of deicide in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «deicide» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DEICIDE

Find out the translation of deicide to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of deicide from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «deicide» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

杀神
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

deicidio
570 millions of speakers

English

deicide
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

देवहन्ता
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قاتل اله
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

богоубийство
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

deicídio
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দেবঘাতক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

déicide
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Deicide
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Deicide
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

deicide
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

deicide
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Deicide
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tội giết chúa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தேவ வதை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

देवता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ilahın öldürülmesi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

deicida
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Deicide
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

богоубийство
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Deicide
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

deicide
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Deicide
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

deicide
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Deicide
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of deicide

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DEICIDE»

The term «deicide» is regularly used and occupies the 74.847 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DEICIDE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «deicide» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «deicide» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about deicide

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DEICIDE»

Discover the use of deicide in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to deicide and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Issues of New Testament Anti-Judaism: Son of Man, Deicide, ...
In the book of Acts and in the canonical Epistles we hear the early Christians accusing the Jewish leaders and people of deicide, but it is also in these documents that the Christian authors continue to hope for and believe that the Jewish ...
Roger Steven Evans, 2008
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Abraham's Knife: The Mythology of the Deicide in Anti-semitism
Drawing upon biblical scholarship and the work of historians of subsequent periods, Civan has attempted a literary analysis of the figures of Abraham, Isaac, Jesus, Judas, and Shylock which might make some sense of this persistent and ...
Judith Civan, 2004
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The Deicide
This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series.
John F. Weishampel, 2010
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Adaptive Multimedia Retrieval: Retrieval, User, and ...
Deicide - Dead But Dreaming Deicide - Dead But Dreaming 2. Deicide - Trifixion Deicide - Trifixion 3. Deicide - Repent To Die Deicide - Repent To Die 4. Skitzo - Kill With a Vengeance (live) Skitzo - Kill With a Vengeance (live) 5. Deicide - In ...
Nozha Boujemaa, Marcin Detyniecki, Andreas Nürnberger, 2008
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Deicide: No. 1 Path of the Dead
Along the way, Agon is aided (and sometimes hindered) by Beluch, a lion-headed man with problems of his own. This trade paperback collection features a unique and raucous mix of action and humor. SUGGESTED FOR MATURE READERS.
Carolos Portela, 2004
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Ignaz Maybaum: A Reader
A Reader Ignaz Maybaum Nicholas Robert Michael De Lange. Christians and Jews must both surely object to the one-sided way in which Freud deals with deicide as the outcome of the father-son conflict in the subconscious mind. Freud only ...
Ignaz Maybaum, Nicholas Robert Michael De Lange, 2001
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Deicide
Deicide is the stunning conclusion of Tim Hawken's Hellbound trilogy.
Tim Hawken, 2013
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Human Rights & Religion: A Reader
This people has . . . become a fearful and divinely ordained scourge for all nations, leading to hatred and persecution.15 While the deicide accusation was not the cause of the Holocaust, Emil Fackenheim suggests that "had there been no ...
Liam Gearon, 2002
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Swedish Death Metal
"After that some TV show started to phone, wanting someone from Deicide to come to the studio for a live debate. They refused, so I asked Christoffer Johnsson of Therion to do it. He refused. Just when I had finally convinced Piotr [ Wawrzeniuk ...
Daniel Ekeroth, 2008
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Articles on Roadrunner Records Artists, Including: Deicide ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Hephaestus Books, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DEICIDE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term deicide is used in the context of the following news items.
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You'll Be Hearing A Lot Of Tame Impala, The Creases And Safia On …
Internationals who will be making their mark on Aussie airwaves next week include Lolawolf, The Internet and Crystal Castles with Deicide from ... «theMusic, Jul 15»
2
MIXTAPE MONDAY: Check Out New Songs from Pharrell, Prince …
Armed with a new vocalist only going by the name Edith, the duo shared the new track "Deicide," showing fans that 2015 is going to be a great ... «Music Times, Jul 15»
3
Here Are The Best Music Videos And Songs You Missed This Week
But the group is back, except without Alice this time around, with their brand new single “Deicide.” Cryptic and haunting as ever, this track ... «UPROXX, Jul 15»
4
Crystal Castles reveal new song 'Deicide' and promise an album is …
'Deicide' is the second song to be released by Crystal Castles since Alice Glass split from bandmate Ethan Kath last year. 'Decide' again ... «NME.com, Jul 15»
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Crystal Castles Drop Your Summer Alt- Party Anthem: Listen
Not all summer anthems are bright and sunny — some are of the darker, seedier variety, as illustrated by Crystal Castles' latest track, “Deicide.” ... «MTV.com, Jul 15»
6
The Power of Ideas for the Fiat Age
I will leave it to you to deicide on the most likely scenario, but for me, the problem is that orchestrated obfuscations create relationships which ... «The Market Oracle, Jul 15»
7
Amcu: Real truth about Marikana not yet revealed
The inquiry has recommended the National Prosecuting Authority deicide whether anyone must be prosecuted. Baleni says the commission ... «Eyewitness News, Jun 15»
8
HATE ETERNAL: New Song 'The Stygian Deep' Available For …
HATE ETERNAL has just hit the road in the U.S. as part of this year's "Metal Alliance" tour, which sees the band performing alongside DEICIDE, ... «BLABBERMOUTH.NET, Jun 15»
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Hate Eternal Drop Off Deicide Tour Due To Injury.
Hate Eternal guitarist Erik Rutan has suffered a hand injury forcing the band to pull out of the current Deicide tour, the trek formerly known as ... «antiMUSIC.com, Jun 15»
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Deicide Rip Organizers Over Metal Alliance Tour Fiasco
And while some may wonder if there was a conflict of some sort with the band, tour headliners Deicide reveal that they had no issue with ... «Loudwire, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Deicide [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/deicide>. Oct 2020 ».
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