- the quality of being a gentile, especially heathenism; paganism.
Origin of gentilism
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He says (p. 124), "Monarchy is incompatible with gentilism."Civilisation: Its Cause and Cure
The practice was prohibited, as savouring of, or leading to, Gentilism.
The state differs from gentilism in that it first divides its members by territories.
Gentilism stood powerless in the face of the new elements that had grown without its assistance.
The organs of gentilism changed from servants of the public will to independent organs of rule oppressing their own people.