sodomite
noun Date: 14th century one who practices sodomy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sodomite — [ sɔdɔmit ] n. m. • XIIe; lat. relig. sodomita ♦ Celui qui se livre à la sodomie, et spécialt homosexuel (actif ou passif). ⇒aussi pédéraste. ● sodomite nom masculin (bas latin sodomita) Li …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sodomite — late 14c., from O.Fr. Sodomite or directly from L. Sodomita (see SODOM (Cf. Sodom)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Sodomite — Sod om*ite, n. 1. An inhabitant of Sodom. [1913 Webster] 2. One guilty of sodomy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sodomite — ► NOUN ▪ a person who engages in sodomy. DERIVATIVES sodomitic adjective sodomitical adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • Sodomite — [säd′ə mīt΄] n. [OFr < LL(Ec) Sodomita < Gr(Ec)] 1. a person living in ancient Sodom 2. [s ] a person who practices sodomy …   English World dictionary

  • sodomite — UK [ˈsɒdəmaɪt] / US [ˈsɑdəˌmaɪt] noun [countable] Word forms sodomite : singular sodomite plural sodomites old fashioned someone who practises sodomy …   English dictionary

  • Sodomite — Sodomie Suzuki Harunobu, détail d un Shunga, gr …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sodomite — /ˈsɒdəmaɪt/ (say soduhmuyt) noun someone who practises sodomy. {from Sodomite an inhabitant of Sodom. See Sodom} …   Australian English dictionary

  • SODOMITE — s. m. Celui qui est coupable de sodomie …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • SODOMITE — n. m. Celui qui est coupable de sodomie …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

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