Related Information for Carnifex There are 5 artists bearing the name Carnifex:1) Deathcore band from the USA.2) Finnish old school death metal band.3) A Danish hardstyle act.4) A death metal band from Germany.5) A Norwegian black metal band.1) 2005 - 2012; 2013 - presentCarnifex is a Latin word meaning "executioner". Carnifex formed in 2005 in San Diego, California, United States with a starting lineup of Scott Lewis, Cory Arford, and Shawn Cameron, as well as former members Steve McMahon (bass).. read more