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- adj. Of or relating to pagans or paganism; heathenish.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to pagans or paganism; heathenish; paganish.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to the pagans; relating to pagans; pagan.
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God for succor and support; but Popery ignores all of this and teaches by heathenish symbols and by paganic practices.
Christmas is celebrated around December 25th because Christianity wanted to absorb the Roman cult of the unconquered Sun (Sol Invictus), a paganic holiday celebrating a sun god and introduced by Aurelian, a Roman emperor, in his attempt to establish a new imperial religion.