from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A heretic or unbeliever, or one who practices heretical magic
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An atheist or unbeliever; -- name given in the East to those charged with disbelief of any revealed religion, or accused of magical heresies.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name given in the East not only to disbelievers in revealed religion, but also to such persons as are accused of magical heresy.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
See for yourself - www. zendik.org and at the very least click on "The Place".