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Patricide is the act of killing one's own father. The term is Latin in origin, stemming from a combination of the Latin words Pater (Father) and Cida (Cutter/Killer). There are as many as 33-34 cases of Patricide dating as far back as 1207 BC.

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Patricidal killers featured on the show.

On Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior[]

Patricidal killers featured on the spin-off show, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior.


Real-world Patricidal killers

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