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burnt sacrifice
Burnt Burnt, p. p. & a. Consumed with, or as with, fire; scorched or dried, as with fire or heat; baked or hardened in the fire or the sun. Burnt ear, a black, powdery fungus which destroys grain. See Smut. Burnt offering, something offered and burnt on an altar, as an atonement for sin; a sacrifice. The offerings of the Jews were a clean animal, as an ox, a calf, a goat, or a sheep; or some vegetable substance, as bread, or ears of wheat or barley. Called also burnt sacrifice. --[2 Sam. xxiv. 22.]

Meaning of burnt sacrifice from wikipedia

- "Burnt offering" redirects here. For other uses, see Burnt offering (disambiguation). For other uses, see Holocaust (disambiguation). A holocaust...
- Sacrifice is the offering of food, objects or the lives of animals to a higher purpose, in particular divine beings, as an act of propitiation or worship...
- A burnt offering in Judaism (Hebrew: קָרְבַּן עוֹלָה‎, korban olah), is a form of sacrifice first described in the Hebrew Bible. The term is first used...
- Burnt offering or holocaust is a ****enic form of animal sacrifice in which the entire animal is completely consumed by fire. Burnt offering or Burnt Offering(s)...
- Human sacrifice is the act of killing one or more human beings, usually as an offering to a deity, as part of a ritual. Human sacrifice has been practiced...
- Child sacrifice is the ritualistic killing of children in order to please or appease a god or supernatural beings in order to achieve a desired result...
- Animal sacrifice is the ritual killing and offering of an animal usually as part of a religious ritual or to appease or maintain favour with a deity. Animal...
- Human sacrifice was a religious practice of the pre-Columbian Aztec civilization, as well as other Mesoamerican civilizations such as the Maya and the...
- For other uses, see Korban (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Qurban, a cognate word that refers to animal sacrifice in Islam. Not to be confused...
- A slaughter offering in the Hebrew Bible ( זָבַח Hebrew: zevakh‎‎) is a type of Jewish animal sacrifice. The term specifically refers to the slaughter...