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Heathen often used as a synonym of paganism, originally a person living on the heath or in the countryside. And just like the word pagan it became to mean a person holding on to the old customs and beliefs, often used in the pejorative sense of heretic or unbeliever.
Heathen is also the name of an album by David Bowie.
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