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heathen

a person who does not acknowledge the God of Christianity, Judaism, or Islam; pagan
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The heathenish SASAN appeared in 3rd century and they were the strongest enemies of Rome for 4thcenturies.
Indeed, there was hardly anyone in that vast multitude of pagans who did not ask for the imposition of hands, abandoning his heathenish errors and making profession of faith in the Lord Jesus.
His will said: "And [I could put] as little confidence in my crabbed churlish unnaturall, heathenish, and unhuman sonne inlawe Leyson Evans and Anne his wife; I never found noe love, shame nor honestie with them.
At this point, both the black boy and the Indian baby have essentially become parentless, cast out on the grounds of heathenish superstitions.
It is owing to this that they are not in general at this day left in heathenish darkness.
Then tell me; art thou not an arrant, all-grasping, intermeddling, monopolising, heathenish old scamp, to be one day making legs, and the next day coffins to clap them in, and yet again life-buoys out of those same coffins?
And rounding out this examination of the pleasures and anxieties of trade, Gitanjali Shahani considers the way imported Indian calico fabric gets cast as an animate, heathenish, and foreign threat to the economic and social order of the country, presenting the danger in terms that go beyond the simply economic into a larger sense of xenophobia.
Beauty Pageants" initially led to concentration on physical aspects of heathenish beauty.
Next had come the church built by an Alliance of Missions as part of their missionary evangelical thrust into heathenish interiors.
Their goal was not punishment; instead they hoped to convert the "pagans" away from their heathenish religion.
They slobbered at the mouth and let out heathenish whoops at every kill.
It was labelled a "newfangled, abominable, heathenish liquor".