Definition of Abaddon in English:

Abaddon

Syllabification: A·bad·don
Pronunciation: /əˈbadn
 
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  • (In the Bible) a name for the Devil or for hell.

Origin

late Middle English: via Greek from Hebrew ῾ăḇaddōn 'destruction'. Its use for 'hell' arose in the late 17th century.

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