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Heathens
Heathen Hea"then (?; 277), n.; pl. Heathensor collectively Heathen. [OE. hethen, AS. h??en, prop. an adj. fr. h?? heath, and orig., therefore, one who lives in the country or on the heaths and in the woods (cf. pagan, fr. pagus village); akin to OS. h??in, adj., D. heiden a heathen, G. heide, OHG. heidan, Icel. hei?inn, adj., Sw. heden, Goth. haipn?, n. fem. See Heath, and cf. Hoiden.] 1. An individual of the pagan or unbelieving nations, or those which worship idols and do not acknowledge the true God; a pagan; an idolater. 2. An irreligious person. If it is no more than a moral discourse, he may preach it and they may hear it, and yet both continue unconverted heathens. --V. Knox. The heathen, as the term is used in the Scriptures, all people except the Jews; now used of all people except Christians, Jews, and Mohammedans. Ask of me, and I shall give thee the heathen for thine inheritance. --Ps. ii. 8. Syn: Pagan; gentile. See Pagan.

Meaning of Athens from wikipedia

- Athens (/ˈæθɪnz/; Modern Gr****: Αθήνα, Athína [aˈθina], Ancient Gr****: Ἀθῆναι, Athênai, modern pronunciation Athínai) is the capital and largest city of...
- ATHENS as a capitalized abbreviations can refer either to Athens (access and identity management service) an access and identity management service for...
- Athens (formally known as Athens-Clarke County) is a consolidated city–county in the U.S. state of Georgia, in the northeastern part of the state about...
- work of certain early Gr**** lawgivers. The treatise on the Constitution of Athens includes an account of the jurisdiction of the various public officials...
- Bureau. The metro area forms the core of a broader trading area, the Atlanta–Athens-Clarke–Sandy Springs Combined Statistical Area. The Combined Statistical...
- (431–404 BC) was an ancient Gr**** war fought by the Delian League led by Athens against the Peloponnesian League led by Sparta. Historians have traditionally...
- The School of Athens (Italian: Scuola di Atene) is one of the most famous frescoes by the Italian Renaissance artist Raphael. It was painted between 1509...
- Spartans were in a position to finally force Athens to capitulate. The Spartan king, Pausanias, laid siege to Athens while Lysander's fleet blockaded the port...
- century BC in the Gr**** city-state (known as a polis) of Athens, comprising the city of Athens and the surrounding territory of Attica, and is the first...
- Athens is one of the oldest named cities in the world, having been continuously inhabited for at least 5000 years. Situated in southern Europe, Athens...