a person who murders their mother
the murder of your mother
The killing of one's mother.
Gerald committed matricide; he strangled his mother.
A person who kills his or her mother.
Nancy was a matricide, it happened four years ago.
the murder of a mother by her son or daughter
one who murders one's own mother
Origin: [L. matricidium; mater mother + coedere to kill, slay: cf. F. matricide. See Mother, and cf. Homicide.]
Matricide is the act of killing one's mother.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mat′ri-sīd, n. a murderer of one's own mother: the murder of one's own mother.—adj. Mat′ricidal [Fr.,—L. matricida, matricidium—mater, mother, cædĕre, to kill.]
The numerical value of Matricide in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Matricide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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Translations for Matricide
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- Muttermörderin, Muttermord, MuttermörderGerman
- μητροκτόνος, μητροκτονίαGreek
- mātricīda, mātricīdiumLatin
- матереуби́йство, матереуби́йцаRussian
- materoubica, majkoubistvo, materoubistvo, majkoubicaSerbo-Croatian
- modermord, modermördareSwedish
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