גיהנום

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Hebrew[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From גֵּיא בֶן הִנֹּם(gē ḇen hīnōm, valley of the son of Hinnom), a valley near the old city of Jerusalem. The "son of Hinnom" was, according to the Bible, a Canaanite culture hero.

Proper noun[edit]

גֵּיהִנּוֹם (gehinómm

  1. (Judaism) Gehenna

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew גֵּיהִנּוֹם‎.

Proper noun[edit]

גיהנום (genemn

  1. (religion) hell (specifically Gehinnom in Judaism)