pagan

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Pronunciation[change]

  • enPR: pā'gən
  • IPA: /ˈpeɪɡən/
  • SAMPA: /"peIg@n/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧gan

Adjective[change]

Positive
pagan

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If something (or someone) is pagan, it is from a kind of religion called paganism.
  2. (often offensive or derogatory) Relating to a religion that is not a major religion; often anything non-Christian.
  3. (by extension) Immoral, uncivilized, savage, heathen.

Noun[change]

Singular
pagan

Plural
pagans

  1. A pagan is someone who follows paganism or a polytheistic religion.
  2. (often offensive or derogatory) A person who doesn't follow a major religion; often used to refer to non-Christians.
  3. (by extension) Someone who is immoral, uncivilized, savage, or a heathen.

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