Renegade


Renegade

Renegade may refer to:

*Renegade (Middle Ages), a term for a fallen Christian or a knight without allegiance. From Spanish renegado, from Medieval Latin renegatus, perfect participle of renego "deny". "See also: Ronin."

In music:
*"Green Renegade", a breakbeat DJ and psychedelic music producer
*"Renegade", a rock band popular in the 1980s featuring drummer Luis Cardenas
*"Renegade" (album), an album and song by rock band Thin Lizzy
*"Renegade" (Thin Lizzy song) from the album of the same name.
*"Renegade" (HammerFall album), released in 2000 by Swedish power metal band Hammerfall
*"Renegade" (ATB song)
*"Renegade" (Styx song)
*"Renegade" (Steppenwolf song)
*"Renegade" (Warren Zevon song)
*"Renegade" (Dave Jaber multimedia film/rock project)
*"Renegade" (Abandoned Pools song)
*"Renegade" (Jay-Z song), a song by Jay-Z and Eminem from the album "The Blueprint", originally performed by Royce Da 5'9 and Eminem
*"Renegades of Funk", a song by Afrika Bambaataa, covered by Rage Against the Machine

In games:
*"", a first-person shooter video game
*"Renegade" (video game), a 1986 video game
*"Renegade Legion", a board game series including the video game "Renegade: the Battle for Jacob's Star"
*Renegade Software, a games publisher of the 1990s

In sports:
*"Renegade", the ring name of professional wrestler Rick Williams
*Chief Osceola and Renegade, the symbols of the Florida State University Seminoles
*The athletic teams mascot of Bakersfield College (Bakersfield, CA) are The Renegades
*"Renegade" a term used to desribe an offshore sailor with great endurance. See Renegading - the act of completing an offshore race without sleep.

In television and film:
*"Renegade" (TV series), produced by Stephen J. Cannell
*"Renegade" (film), a 1987 Italian film
*"Renegade", the US title of the French movie "Blueberry, l'expérience secrète"

Other:
*"The Renegade", a short story by Albert Camus, first published in the collection "Exile and the Kingdom"
*"The Renegades Series (Fantasy books written by Jessica Palmer), a trilogy, including "Healer's Quest," "Fire Wars," and "Return of the Wizard," first published by Scholastic Books, second edition reprint by Mundania Books
*Renegade (BBS), a bulletin board system written for IBM PC-compatible computers running MS-DOS
* The Dell XPS 600 Renegade, a model in the Dell XPS (Xtreme Performance System) line of computers
*Renegade show, a frequent event at juggling conventions
*Renegade − a model of the Jeep CJ series of vehicles
*Renegade (roller coaster), a wooden roller coaster at Valleyfair in Shakopee, Minnesota
*Renegade (DC Comics), the "evil" identity taken on by Dick Grayson/Nightwing


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  • Renegade — (engl. Abtrünniger, Überläufer, Renegat) steht für ursprünglich einen Abtrünnigen einer Religion, heutzutage auch verallgemeinert einen Abtrünnigen eines Glaubens oder Wertesystems, siehe Renegat Verkehr Renegade (Luftfahrt), die Verwendung eines …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Renegade — (видеоигра) Command Conquer: Renegade (компьютерная игра) Renegade (альбом)  музыкальный альбом шведской группы HammerFall Ренегат (фильм)  фильм 1987 г. (Италия, жанр: боевик, комедия, приключения) Renegade: Fighting Cage… …   Википедия

  • renegade — renegade, apostate, turncoat, recreant, backslider are strongly derogatory terms denoting a person who forsakes his faith or party, a cause, or an allegiance, and aligns himself with another. Renegade, originally applied to a Christian who became …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • renegade — [adj] rebellious apostate, backsliding, disloyal, dissident, heterodox, mutinous, outlaw, radical, reactionary, rebel, recreant, revolutionary, runaway, schismatic, traitorous, unfaithful, untraditional; concepts 401,542 Ant. obedient, passive,… …   New thesaurus

  • renegade — [ren′ə gād΄] n. [Sp renegado, pp. of renegar, to deny < ML renegare < L re , again + negare, to deny (see NEGATION); the word replaces ME renagat < ML renegatus, pp. of renegare] 1. a person who abandons one religion for another;… …   English World dictionary

  • Renegade — Ren e*gade (r?n ? g?d), n. [Sp. renegado, LL. renegatus, fr. renegare to deny; L. pref. re re + negare to deny. See {Negation}, and cf. {Runagate}.] One faithless to principle or party. Specifically: (a) An apostate from Christianity or from any… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • renegade — index fugitive, insurgent, malcontent, pariah, recreant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • renegade — 1580s, apostate, probably (with change of suffix) from Sp. renegado, originally Christian turned Muslim, from M.L. renegatus, prop. pp. of renegare deny (see RENEGE (Cf. renege)). General sense of turncoat is from 1660s. The form renegate,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • renegade — ► NOUN ▪ a person who deserts and betrays an organization, country, or set of principles. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having treacherously changed allegiance. ORIGIN Spanish renegado, from Latin renegare renounce …   English terms dictionary

  • Renegade — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Cinéma Renegade est un film italien sorti en 1987. Renegade est le nom américain du film français Blueberry, l expérience secrète. Musique Renegade est le …   Wikipédia en Français