meaning of Abaddon

Abaddon meaning in General Dictionary

The destroyer or angel of bottomless gap just like Apollyon and Asmodeus

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  • The destroyer, or angel of bottomless gap; -- exactly the same as Apollyon and Asmodeus.
  • Hell; the bottomless gap.

Abaddon meaning in Names Dictionary

The destroyer.
Name Origin: Biblical
Name Gender: Male


Abaddon meaning in Etymology Dictionary

late 14c., used in Rev. ix:11 of "the angel associated with the bottomless gap," by Milton of this pit itself, from Hebrew Abhaddon "destruction," from abhadh "he perished." The Greek type was Apollyon.


Abaddon - German to English

Abaddon


Abaddon meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The destroyer, or angel associated with bottomless gap; -- the same as Apollyon and Asmodeus.

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  • (letter.) Hell; the bottomless pit.

Sentence Examples with the word Abaddon

The distinction of good and bad angels is recognized; we have names, Gabriel 4, and the evil angels Abaddon or Apollyon', Beelzebub 6, and Satan'; ranks are implied, archangels 8, principalities and powers9, thrones and dominions 10.

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