Definition of Assassin. Meaning of Assassin. Synonyms of Assassin

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Assassin. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Assassin and, of course, Assassin synonyms and on the right images related to the word Assassin.

Definition of Assassin

Assassin
Assassin As*sas"sin, n. [F. (cf. It. assassino), fr. Ar. `hashishin one who has drunk of the hashish. Under its influence the Assassins of the East, followers of the Shaikh al-Jabal (Old Man of the Mountain), were said to commit the murders required by their chief.] One who kills, or attempts to kill, by surprise or secret assault; one who treacherously murders any one unprepared for defense.
Assassin
Assassin As*sas"sin, v. t. To assassinate. [Obs.] --Stillingfleet.

Meaning of Assassin from wikipedia

- word ********in is often believed to derive from the word hashshashin (Arabic: حشّاشين, ħashshāshīyīn, also hashishin, hashashiyyin, or ********ins), and...
- American ********in is a 2017 American action thriller film directed by Michael Cuesta and starring Dylan O'Brien, Michael Keaton, Sanaa Lathan, Shiva Negar...
- ********in's Creed is an open-world action-adventure stealth video game franchise published by Ubisoft and developed mainly by its studio Ubisoft Montreal...
- An ********in is a person who commits targeted murder. ********in may also refer to: ********in bugs, a genus in the family Reduviidae ********in spiders, a genus...
- Ninja ********in is a 2009 neo-noir martial arts film directed by James McTeigue. The story was written by Matthew Sand, with a screenplay by J. Michael...
- The ********ins were a Nizari Isma'ili sect of Shia Islam who lived in the mountains of Persia and in Syria between 1090 and 1275. During that time, they...
- The ********in (Chinese: 刺客聶隱娘; pinyin: Cìkè Niè Yǐnniáng; or: The ********in Niè Yǐnniáng) is a 2015 arthouse wuxia film directed by Taiwanese director Hou...
- A... For ********in (Italian: A... come ********ino) is a 1966 Italian giallo film directed by Angelo Dorigo and starring Alan Steel and Mary Arden[excessive...
- Zelus While members of most subfamilies have no common names other than ********in bugs, among the many subfamilies are a few with their own common names...
- ********in (also Killer) is a live-action game in which players try to eliminate one another using mock weapons, in an effort to become the last surviving...
Loading...