What does decollation mean?

Definitions for decollationˌdi kəˈleɪ ʃən

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Wiktionary

  1. decollation(Noun)

    The act of beheading someone.

  2. Origin: From the decollatus, from de + collum.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Decollation(noun)

    the act of beheading or state of one beheaded; -- especially used of the execution of St. John the Baptist

  2. Decollation(noun)

    a painting representing the beheading of a saint or martyr, esp. of St. John the Baptist

  3. Origin: [L. decollatio: cf. F. dcollation.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of decollation in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of decollation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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