Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
aceldama (plural aceldamas)
- The potter's field, said to have lain south of Jerusalem, purchased with the bribe which Judas took for betraying his master, and therefore called the field of blood.
- (figuratively) A field of bloodshed.
- The system of warfare ... which had already converted immense tracts into one universal aceldama. - De Quincey
the potter's field purchased with the bribe which Judas took for betraying his master
figuratively, a field of bloodshed
- The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Help:How to check translations.
Translations to be checked