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Definition of Parricidal

Parricidal
Parricidal Par"ri*ci`dal, a. [L. parricidalis, parricidialis. See Parricide.] Of or pertaining to parricide; guilty of parricide.

Meaning of Parricidal from wikipedia

- Parricide (Latin: parricida, killer of parents or another close relative) is defined as: The act of killing one's father (patricide), or less commonly...
- Chlodoric (or Chloderic) the Parricide (died c. 509) was a son of Sigobert the Lame, a Frankish king. According to Gregory of Tours, Chlodoric murdered...
- Beatrice Cenci (Italian: [beaˈtriːtʃe ˈtʃɛntʃi]; 6 February 1577 – 11 September 1599) was a young Roman noblewoman who murdered her abusive father, Count...
- "Dostoevsky and Parricide" (German: Dostojewski und die Vatertötung) is an introductory article contributed by Sigmund Freud to a scholarly collection...
- type of death penalty imposed on a subject who had been found guilty of parricide. The punishment consisted of being sewn up in a leather sack, with an...
- The Parricide (also spelt The Parracide) is a 1736 tragedy by the Irish writer James Sterling. The original Goodman's Fields Theatre cast included Benjamin...
- John Parricida (German: Johann Parricida) or John the Parricide, also called John of Swabia (Johann von Schwaben), (ca. 1290 – 13 December 1312/13) was...
- If only the parents are killed, the case may also be referred to as a parricide. Where all members of a family are killed, the crime may be referred to...
- were Alecto and Megaera. She and her sisters punished crimes of murder: parricide, fratricide and homicide. In Book VI of Virgil's Aeneid, she is described...
- called Oedipus an 'immoral play,' since the gods ordained incest and parricide. Oedipus therefore parti****tes in our universal unconscious sense of...
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