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Abaddon

(əbăd`ən), Hebrew name of ApollyonApollyon
[Gr.,=Destroyer], in the Book of Revelation, name of the angel of the bottomless pit. See Satan; hell.
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. In ancient Jewish tradition it was used for part of Sheol (see hellhell,
in Western monotheistic religions, eternal abode of souls damned by the judgment of God. The souls in hell are deprived forever of the sight of God. The punishment of hell is generally analogized to earthly fire.
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Abaddon

angel in charge of Sheol’s bottomless pit. [N.T.: Revelation 9:11; 20:1–3]
See: Angel

Abaddon

angel of the abyss; king of locusts. [N.T.: Revelation 9:11]

Abaddon

place of destruction. [N.T.: Revelation 9:11; Br. Lit.: Paradise Lost]
See: Hell
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Abaddon

1. the Devil (Revelation 9:11)
2. (in rabbinical literature) a part of Gehenna; Hell
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