Definition of lower regions in English:

lower regions

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  • Hell or the underworld.
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    • Such is the story told by Herodotus; but we must do him the justice to say he expresses his disbelief of it, as well as of the same king's visit to the lower regions.
    • Christ did not ascend to the higher heavens until he had descended to the lower regions.

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