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paynim

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noun pay·nim \ˈpā-nəm\

Definition of paynim

archaic

  1. :  pagan; especially :  muslim



Origin and Etymology of paynim

Middle English painim, from Anglo-French paenisme heathendom, from Late Latin paganismus, from paganus pagan


First Known Use: 13th century

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