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See also: christendom
- The Christian world. [from 14thc.]
- The Arian doctrine which then divided Christendom.
- A wide and still widening Christendom.
- 2009, Diarmaid MacCulloch, A History of Christianity, Penguin, 2010, p.503:
- Wessex was facing new barbarians, apparently intent on destroying everything that Christendom meant for England.
- (obsolete) The state of being a Christian. [9th-17thc.]
- (obsolete) The name received at baptism; any name or appellation.
- Pretty, fond, adoptious Christendoms.
the Christian world