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Definition of 'hades'


  1. (Greek mythology) the god of the underworld in ancient mythology; brother of Zeus and husband of Persephone
       Synonyms: Pluto Aides Aidoneus
  2. (religion) the world of the dead; "he didn't want to go to hell when he died"
       Synonyms: Hel Hell infernal region netherworld Scheol underworld

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