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Definitionan offensive term for a person who does not acknowledge the God of Christianity and Judaism and Islam — especially someone who grew up in a culture that is not familiar with those religions
- We will burn like heathen kings before ever a ship sailed hither from the West.5.4 -- Book 5 Chapter 4 -- The Siege of Gondor (81% in)
- And only the heathen kings, under the domination of the Dark Power, did thus, slaying themselves in pride and despair, murdering their kin to ease their own death.5.7 -- Book 5 Chapter 7 -- The Pyre of Denethor (41% in)
There are no more uses of "heathen" in The Return of the King.
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