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heathen

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not civilized

  • old missionaries who mistakenly thought that they were going off to China to tame the heathen hordes
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heathen

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1 a person who does not worship the God of the Bible

  • a study of the beliefs and practices of ancient heathens
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2 an uncivilized person

  • European colonizers, who considered the New World peoples to be heathens, forced them to conform to European ways
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