1) an assassin
1a) one who carries a dagger or short sword under his clothing, that he may kill secretly and treacherously any one he wishes to
1b) a cutthroat
Part of Speech: noun masculine
Citing in TDNT: 7:278, 1026
Of Latin origin; a dagger man or assassin; a freebooter (Jewish fanatic outlawed by the Romans): - murderer. Compare G5406.