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pre-Christian

[pree-kris-chuh n] /priˈkrɪs tʃən/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or belonging to a time or period before the Christian Era.
Origin of pre-Christian
1820-1830
First recorded in 1820-30; pre- + Christian
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pre-Christian

adjective
1.
of or referring to the period of history prior to the establishment of Christianity
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