re-Christianize

verb
re-Chris·​tian·​ize | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈkris-chə-ˌnīz How to pronounce re-Christianize (audio) , -ˈkrish- \
re-Christianized; reChristianizing; reChristianizes

Definition of re-Christianize

transitive verb

: to Christianize again During the next few centuries they effectively re-Christianized the continent, re-establishing monasteries, churches, and places of learning where ruins had been left in the wake of the Roman departure.— Kevin Koch

First Known Use of re-Christianize

1792, in the meaning defined above

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“Re-Christianize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/re-Christianize. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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