from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A killer of men; a manslayer; executioner.
- n. A murderer.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A killer of men; a manslayer.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A mankiller; a manslayer; an executioner.
So it happened that they found this holy man, and they bound him as though he had been a thief or a manqueller, and brought him before the judge, and with a fell and spiteful mood the judge said to him: Thou rude and unbelieving man, wherefore cost thou with thy devilish works convert all the people from their belief to thy belief, and to thy God?