Hades

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See also: hades and Hadès

English[edit]

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Learned borrowing from Ancient Greek ᾍδης (Hā́idēs).

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Hades

  1. (Greek mythology) The god of the underworld and ruler of the dead, son of Cronus and Rhea, brother of Zeus and Poseidon.
  2. (Greek mythology) The underworld, the domain of Hades, by transference from its god.
  3. In the Septuagint Bible, the Greek translation of Sheol.
  4. Hell.
    1. (specifically, chiefly Eastern Orthodoxy) Hell as a waiting place for damned souls before the Last Judgement, after which they may be cast in Gehenna.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ᾍδης (Hā́idēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈades/, [ˈa.ð̞es]

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Hades m

  1. (Greek mythology) Hades (god)
  2. (Greek mythology) Hades (underworld)

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ᾍδης (Hā́idēs).

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Hades m

  1. (Greek mythology) Hades (god)
  2. (Greek mythology) Hades (underworld)

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ᾍδης (Hā́idēs).

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Hades m

  1. (Greek mythology) Hades (god)
  2. (Greek mythology) Hades (underworld)

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

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Hades m

  1. (Greek mythology) Hades (god)
  2. (Greek mythology) Hades (underworld)

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Hades m anim

  1. (Greek mythology) Hades (god)

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Hades m inan

  1. (Greek mythology) Hades (underworld)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Hades in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Hades in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Hades, from Ancient Greek ᾍδης (Hā́idēs).

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Hades m

  1. (Greek mythology) Hades (god of the underworld)
  2. (Greek mythology) Hades (the underworld, the domain of Hades)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ᾍδης (Hā́idēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈades/, [ˈa.ð̞es]

Proper noun[edit]

Hades m

  1. (Greek mythology) Hades (god)
  2. (Greek mythology) Hades (underworld)