Etymology
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paganism (n.)

"religious beliefs and practices of pagans," early 15c., paganisme, from Church Latin paganismus, from paganus (see pagan). Alternative paganity is from 1540s; pagandom is from 1739.

updated on January 31, 2020

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Definitions of paganism from WordNet

paganism (n.)
any of various religions other than Christianity or Judaism or Islamism;
Synonyms: pagan religion / heathenism
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.