παράδεισος

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An Iranian borrowing, ultimately from Proto-Iranian *paridaiźa-.

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πᾰρᾰ́δεισος ‎(parádeisosm ‎(genitive πᾰρᾰδείσου); second declension paradeisos may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek πᾰρᾰ́δεισος.

  1. the garden owned by the Persian nobility
  2. garden
  3. (biblical) Garden of Eden
  4. the afterlife location of the blessed: paradise

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek παράδεισος ‎(parádeisos)

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Noun[edit]

παράδεισος ‎(parádeisosm ‎(plural παράδεισοι)

  1. paradise

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