- One who is motivated by political reasons or money to intentionally kill a particular person.
- Any ruthless killer.
- (italbrac, historically) A member of the historical Ismaili Muslim militant group.
verb to assassin
- French: assassin(fr)m
- German: Assassine(de)m
- Spanish: asesino(es)m
- (nonstandard) To assassinate.
Etymology: From French, assassin or assassino, from (ARchar, ÙÙ) (haÅÅaÅÄn, hashish addicts).
- Dutch: vermoorden(nl)
- German: ermorden, meucheln, Meuchelmord begehen
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