Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The killing of a god or goddess.
  • n. The killer of a god or goddess.
  • n. (theology) The crucifixion of Jesus viewed as a crime.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of killing a being of a divine nature; particularly, the putting to death of Jesus Christ.
  • n. One concerned in putting Christ to death.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who kills a god; specifically, one concerned in crucifying Jesus Christ.
  • n. The act of killing a god; specifically, the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.

Etymologies

dei- +‎ -cide (Wiktionary)

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