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pagan in Religion topic

paganpagan2 noun [countable]  1 RR (also Pagan) someone who believes in a pagan religion2 RRsomeone with few or no religious beliefs – used humorouslypaganism noun [uncountable]
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paganAccording to legend, Eurosia was a maiden of noble birth, who was promised to a pagan.He also learned that Christians could be as evil as pagans.But he could also be dismayed if Christians were heard by pagans to be talking nonsense about nature.Like converted pagans, they were reluctant to give up their old gods.They are so virtuous that one can hardly call them pagans at all.It was a standard sequence of conquest, and not confined to pagans.Virtuous pagans, however, were quite another matter.