What does sacrilegious mean?

Definitions for sacrilegiousˌsæk rəˈlɪdʒ əs, -ˈli dʒəs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sacrilegious.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blasphemous, profane, sacrilegious(adj)

    grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred

    "blasphemous rites of a witches' Sabbath"; "profane utterances against the Church"; "it is sacrilegious to enter with shoes on"


  1. sacrilegious(Adjective)

    Committing sacrilege.

  2. sacrilegious(Adjective)

    Acting or speaking very disrespectfully toward what is held to be sacred.

  3. Origin: sacer + lego.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sacrilegious(adj)

    violating sacred things; polluted with sacrilege; involving sacrilege; profane; impious

  2. Origin: [From sacrilege: cf. L. sacrilegus.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sacrilegious in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sacrilegious in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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