The destroyer or angel of bottomless gap just like Apollyon and Asmodeus
- The destroyer, or angel of bottomless gap; -- exactly the same as Apollyon and Asmodeus.
- Hell; the bottomless gap.
Name Origin: Biblical
Name Gender: Male
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.
(n.) The destroyer, or angel associated with bottomless gap; -- the same as Apollyon and Asmodeus.
- (letter.) Hell; the bottomless pit.
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.