Definition of Apollyon in English:

Apollyon

Syllabification: A·pol·lyon
Pronunciation: /əˈpälyən
 
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A name for the Devil (Rev. 9:11).

Origin

from late Latin (Vulgate), from Greek Apolluōn 'destroyer' (translating Abaddon), from apollunai, from apo- 'quite' + ollunai 'destroy'.

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