Definition of Executioner. Meaning of Executioner. Synonyms of Executioner

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Definition of Executioner

Executioner
Executioner Ex`e*cu"tion*er, n. 1. One who executes; an executer. --Bacon. 2. One who puts to death in conformity to legal warrant, as a hangman.

Meaning of Executioner from wikipedia

- An executioner, also known as a hangman or headsman, is an official who executes a sentence of capital punishment on a legally condemned person. The executioner...
- An executioner is an officer of the court who carries out capital punishment sentences. Executioner may also refer to: "The Executioner", a painting by...
- The Executioner is the name of different fictional characters appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Skurge, an Asgardian, is originally...
- The **** Executioner is an American historical fiction drama television series, created by Kurt Sutter, that aired on FX from September 15, 2015 to...
- have acted as official executioners. In 1870 the Republic of France abolished all local executioners and named the executioner of Algiers, Antoine R****eneux...
- that he wanted to become a hangman, and was taken on as an ****istant executioner in September 1932, aged 27. His first execution was in December that...
- last official executioners, officiating between 1941 and 1964. He was chief executioner at 41 executions and acted as ****istant executioner at 53 others...
- The Bronx Executioner is the English title of the Italian cyborg film, Il Giustiziere del Bronx, released in 1989. In the post-apocalyptic Bronx, warring...
- Frantz Schmidt, was an executioner in Hof from 1573 to April 1578, and from 1 May 1578 till the end of 1617 he was the executioner of Nuremberg. He left...
- Love Comes to the Executioner is a 2006 American film directed and written by Kyle Bergersen, starring Jonathan Tucker, Jeremy Renner and Ginnifer Goodwin...