Sacrifice is the offering of food, objects or the lives of animals to a higher purpose , in particular ..... In the Islamic context, an animal sacrifice referred to as ḏabiḥa ( ذَ...
Though no longer used only in a religious context,
the act of giving up something that you want to keep especially in order to get or do something else or to help someone. : an act of killing a person or animal in a ...
a. The act of offering something to a deity in propitiation or homage, especially the ritual slaughter of an animal or a person. b. A victim offered in this way. 2. a.
Dec 20, 2004