PATRICIDE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. 1. the killing of one's own father. 2. a person who kills their own father. PATRICIDE: "The news article said she committed patricide." Related Psychology Terms FATHER FIGURE SURROGATE FATHER, FATIGABILITY MASS MURDER SERIAL KILLER MURDER PRIMAL FATHER FATHER FIXATION OEDIPAL STAGE OEDIPUS COMPLEX BEATING FANTASY OBLIGATE CARRIER PARENT IMAGE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PATRICIDE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/patricide/ (accessed August 24, 2019).