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heathens

noun
variants: or heathen
plural of 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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  • Christians,
  • Jews,
  • Muslims
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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“Heathens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/heathens. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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