pagandom

pagandom

[pey-guhn-duhm]
noun
1.
the part of the world inhabited by pagans.
2.
pagans collectively.

Origin:
1850–55; pagan + -dom

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pagan (ˈpeɪɡən)
 
n
1.  a member of a group professing a polytheistic religion or any religion other than Christianity, Judaism, or Islam
2.  a person without any religion; heathen
 
adj
3.  of or relating to pagans or their faith or worship
4.  heathen; irreligious
 
[C14: from Church Latin pāgānus civilian (hence, not a soldier of Christ), from Latin: countryman, villager, from pāgus village]
 
'pagandom
 
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'paganism
 
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'paganist
 
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pagan'istic
 
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pagan'istically
 
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