For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for hebetic or herpetic?
Header of heretic

Heretic

Heretic appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • Sex or excite rehab mobs a gas bomb mobs; a gas bomb a heretic xeroxes.
View more palindromes!

Definition of the noun heretic

What does heretic mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: heretics

  1. a person who holds religious beliefs in conflict with the dogma of the Roman Catholic Church
  2. a person who holds unorthodox opinions in any field (not merely religion)
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: nonconformist / recusant = someone who refuses to conform to established standards of conduct

Alternative definition of the noun heretic

noun

  1. Someone who in the opinion of others believes contrary to the fundamental tenets of a religion he claims to belong to.

Definition of the adjective heretic

What does heretic mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. [archaic] Heretical; of or pertaining to heresy or heretics.

Game

"Heretic" is a dark fantasy first-person shooter video game created by Raven Software, published by id Software, and distributed by GT Interactive in 1994. It was made available on Steam on August 3, 2007.

  • mode: Single-player video game, Multiplayer video game, Deathmatch, Cooperative gameplay
  • developer: Raven Software
  • genres: First-person Shooter, Fantasy
  • publishers: GT Interactive Software, id Software
  • released on (21 years ago)
  • official website: www.ravensoft.com/gamesdetail.aspx?xmmid=624&xmid=7&xmview=2

Film

"Heretic" is a 1986 film directed by Andrej Stojan.

  • also known as Heretik
  • starring: Polde Bibič
  • released in (29 years ago)

Writings

"Heretic" is the third novel in The Grail Quest series by Bernard Cornwell. Set during the first stage of the Hundred Years War, the novel follows Thomas of Hookton's quest to find the Holy Grail, a relic which may grant decisive victory to the possessor.

  • language: English Language
  • authors: Jerome Tuccille & Bernard Cornwell
  • character: Thomas of Hookton
  • genres: Speculative fiction, Historical novel
  • copyright: 2003-10
  • released on (12 years ago)

Character

Heretic is a fictional character from the 1996 film The Adventures of Galgameth.

Music

  1. "Heretic" is the seventh studio album by the Florida death metal band Morbid Angel. This would be their last under Earache Records, as the band decided not to renew its contract, and the last to feature bassist/vocalist Steve Tucker.
    • also known as Heretic (disc 2: Bonus Levels)
    • genre: Death metal
    • released on (12 years ago)
  2. "Heretic" is the third studio album by the band Naked City, used as a soundtrack for the underground S/M film Jeux des Dames Cruelles. The album utilises different combinations of band members in duos and trios with the entire band performing together on only one track "Fire and Ice".
  3. "Heretic" is a musical EP of Orchid.
    • released on
  4. "Heretic" is a musical album of Kevin Schilder, video game soundtrack.
    • released in (21 years ago)
  5. "Heretic" is a musical album of Disembodied.
    • released in (16 years ago)
  6. "Heretic" is a musical album of Lustmord.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  7. "Heretic" is a composition.
  8. "Heretic" is a musical EP of The Cyan Velvet Project.
    • released in (10 years ago)

Groups

  1. Heretic is an American speed and thrash metal band from Los Angeles, California. Beginning in 1985, the group's initial career saw two releases on Metal Blade Records and touring alongside noted heavy metal groups. After their 1988 breakup, singer Mike Howe joined Metal Church, while other members founded Reverend.
  2. Heretic is a musical group.
    • albums: "Black Metal Holocaust", "Blasphemic Hymns For The Horned One", "Devilworshipper", "Angelcunts and Devilcocks"

There are other groups with in their name, like Heretic's fork, Toasted Heretic.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Heretic

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewDiscussions (1912)

by Robert Green Ingersoll, Herman Eugene Kittredge

Heretic is the name that the orthodox laggard hurls at the disappearing pioneer. It is shouted by the dwellers in swamps to the people upon the hills. It is the opinion that midnight entertains of the dawn. It is what the rotting says of the growing.

Google previewThe Works of Robert G. Ingersoll (1909)

by Robert Green Ingersoll

Heretic is the name that the orthodox laggard hurls at the disappearing pioneer. It is shouted by the dwellers in swamps to the people upon the hills. It is the opinion that midnight entertains of the dawn. It is what the rotting says of the growing.

Google previewThe Works of Robert G. Ingersoll: Discussions (1908)

by Robert Green Ingersoll

Heretic is the name that the orthodox laggard hurls at the disappearing pioneer. It is shouted by the dwellers in swamps to the people upon the hills. It is the opinion that midnight entertains of the dawn. It is what the rotting says of the growing.

Google previewHeresy and Heretics in the Thirteenth Century (2014)

The Textual Representations by L. J. Sackville

The heretic is the object of all the verbs that designate guilt, or as the paradigm by which others will be judged.29...

Otherwise the heretic is an outside figure, with ...

Google previewDiscussions - My Reviews Reviewed (2007)

by Robert G. Ingersoll

Heretic is the name that the orthodox laggard hurls at the disappearing pioneer. It is shouted by the dwellers in swamps to the people upon the hills. It is the opinion that midnight entertains of the dawn. It is what the rotting says of the growing.

Google previewLard's Quarterly (1864)

Devoted to the Propagation and Defense of the Gospel by Moses E. Lard

A heretic is a sectarian, a factionist, a disunionist, a divisionist, a schismatic...

Google previewPerpetual Motion; An Ancient Mystery Solved? (2006)

by John Collins

A heretic is an exponent of unorthodox opinion - and orthodoxy means conforming to commonly accepted opinion. The word heresy has all kinds of emotive baggage clinging to it, and yet a 1 Chapter One THE LEGEND OF ORFFYREUS' ...

Google previewHidden Gospels (2002)

How the Search for Jesus Lost Its Way by Philip Jenkins

Conversely, many of these scholars openly identify with the Gnostics and other sectarians who resisted the Great Church; in our own age at least, the title of heretic is an honorable one. Ironically, the liberal emphasis on restoring the presumed ...

Google previewThe Carpet Makers (2013)

by Andreas Eschbach

The heretic is a foreigner, and a very strange foreigner, at that.

Google previewAquinas and Modernity (2008)

The Lost Promise of Natural Law by Shadia B. Drury

”111 So, the idea that a sinless heretic is an oxymoron involves a condemnation of all unbelievers.

Google previewA comment upon the collects ... used in the Church of England (1824)

by John James

A Heretic is any one, who, in matters of Religion, is not contented with the truth, as it is plainly to be understood from the word of God ; but chooses some new doctrine, and persists in upholding it against the doctrines •This should always be ...

Google previewLanguage Power: Grades 6-8 Level C Teacher's Guide (2012)

by Emily Wojdyla-Corbin

A heretic is a person who 2. Tell students that they will be reading about astronomers. Explain that astronomers are people who study celestial objects. 3. Talk Time: Take students on a text walk through the book. Remind students that one ...

Google previewA Church Dictionary (1854)

by Walter Farquhar Hook

HERETIC. HIERARCHY. 259 likewise ; as the Gnosimachi and Limpe- Ikns. in ihe seventh century ; the Agony- dtles, in the eighth ; the Berengarians, Simoniucs. and Vectliuns. in the eleventh : the Bogomiles. in the twelfth ; the Fratri- alii and ...

Google previewThe New standard encyclopedia (1907)

by William A. Colledge, Nathan Haskell Dole, George Jotham Hagar

Herefords Heretic the Black Death of 1347. Nell Gwynne and Garrick were natives. A large trade is done in agricultural produce ; and the rose-gardens of Hereford are famous.

Google previewThe New international encyclopaedia (1906)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

See Heretic. HERETIC. A person holding an erroneous religious belief or one contrary to the standards of the Church. ( See Heresy. ) The most important of the individuals and sects commonly classed as heretical may be thus enumerated.

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Heretic

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Heretic

Click on an item to view that photo:

heretic

If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of The statue of Jan Hus, one of the most important personalities in Czech history, in Old Town Square in Praque. He was burnt as a heretic for reformist ideas.Small photo of The statue of Jan Hus, one of the most important personalities in Czech history, in Old Town Square in Prague and St Nicholas church in the background. He was burnt as a heretic for reformist ideas.Small photo of ROME, ITALY - JANUARY 20, 2017 Giiordano Bruno Statue Campo de' Fiori Rome Italy. Bruno was heretic burned at stake in Campo de' Fiori. Statue by Ferrari in 1889Small photo of Giiordano Bruno Statue Campo de' Fiori Rome Italy. Bruno was heretic burned at stake in Campo de' Fiori. Statue by Ferrari in 1889Small photo of Giiordano Bruno Statue Campo de' Fiori Rome Italy. Bruno was heretic burned at stake in Campo de' Fiori. Statue by Ferrari in 1889Small photo of WORMS, GERMANY - JULY 4, 2017: Stained Glass in Wormser Dom in Worms, Germany, depicting Emperor Charles V, president of the Diet of Worms in 1521 in which Martin Luther was declared a hereticSmall photo of WORMS, GERMANY - JULY 4, 2017: Stained Glass in Wormser Dom in Worms, Germany, depicting Emperor Charles V, president of the Diet of Worms in 1521 in which Martin Luther was declared a heretic More...

Video language resources about Heretic

Click on an item to play that video:

See also the pronunciation examples of Heretic!

Quotes about Heretic

A heretic is a man who sees with his own eyes. (Gotthold Ephraim Lessing)
more quotes about heretic...

Scrabble value of H4E1R1E1T1I1C3

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of HERETIC

What do you get if you rearrange the letters?

See also the blanagrams of Heretic!

Share this page

Next...

Go to the usage examples of Heretic to see it in context!


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary