Neopagan

neopaganism

[nee-oh-pey-guh-niz-uhm]
noun
a 20th-century revival of interest in the worship of nature, fertility, etc., as represented by various deities.
Also, Neo-Paganism.


Origin:
1875–80; neo- + paganism

neopagan, noun, adjective
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