Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. heathenism; paganism; the worship of false gods
  • n. tribal feeling; devotion to one's gens

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Hethenism; paganism; the worship of false gods.
  • n. Tribal feeling; devotion to one's gens.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or character of being gentile or a gentile; formerly, heathenism; paganism; the worship of false gods.

Etymologies

See gentile, and compare French gentilisme. (Wiktionary)

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