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[pey-guh n-duh m]
  1. the part of the world inhabited by pagans.
  2. pagans collectively.
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Origin of pagandom

First recorded in 1850–55; pagan + -dom
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for pagandom

Historical Examples

  • Christendom is on a higher plane than Pagandom, and is still ascending.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 99, January, 1866


  • In all pagandom there was not a hospital, asylum, almshouse, or organized charity of any sort.

  • In all the literature of Pagandom, there is not the least intimation of so fearful an idea as the total depravity of human nature.

  • We saw black swarms of pagandom,—horse at the side of horse, and man near man, standing in a dense mass in the form of a sickle.


    Henryk Sienkiewicz