Painim

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Painim A pagan; an infidel; -- used also adjectively.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Painim pā′nim. See Paynim.
    • n Painim a pagan: a heathen.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. painime, pagans, paganism, fr. OF. paienisme, paganism, LL. paganismus,. See Paganism Pagan
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. paienisme, paganism—L. paganismuspaganus, a pagan.