Heathenness Hea"then*ness, n. [Cf. {Heathenesse}.] State of being heathen or like the heathen. [1913 Webster]

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  • Heathenesse — Hea then*esse ( [e^]s), n. [AS. h[=ae][eth]ennes, i. e., heathenness.] Heathendom. [Obs.] Chaucer. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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