blasphemer blasphemer

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who speaks disrespectfully of sacred things

Usage(s):

  1. Outraged Aztecs set upon the blasphemer and his descendants the curse of undying lust.
  2. Retorted King Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia: Koranic law prescribes cutting off a thief's hand; surely it requires cutting off a blasphemer's head.

Quotes

  • Fatah commented: "This is as close as one can gets to issuing a death threat, as it places me as an apostate and blasphemer."
    on Oct 16, 2006 By: Tarek Fatah Source: Human Events (blog)

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