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Definition of Apocalypse

Apocalypse

  1. The revelation delivered to St. John, in the isle of Patmos, near the close of the first century, forming the last book of the New Testament.
  2. Anything viewed as a revelation; a disclosure.
  3. One of a numerous class of writings proceeding from Jewish authors between 250 b. c. and 150 a. d., and designed to propagate the Jewish faith or to cheer the hearts of the Jewish people with the promise of deliverance and glory; or proceeding from Christian authors of the opening centuries and designed to portray the future.

Apocalypse Quotations

After the 9/11 apocalypse happened in New York City, people, particularly New Yorkers, who breathed in the ash, or saw the results of that, have a tendency to keep seeing echoes and having flashbacks to it.
Stephen King

I grew up during the Cold War, when everything seemed very tenuous. For many years, right up until the fall of the Berlin Wall, I had vivid nightmares of nuclear apocalypse.
Justin Cronin

A zombie apocalypse isn't the most jovial situation.
Danai Gurira

There's also some element of coming of age during the Reagan administration, which everybody has painted as some glorious time in America, but I remember as being a very, very dark time. There was apocalypse in the air; the punk rock movement made sense.
John Cusack

As far as love is concerned, possession, power, fusion and disenchantment are the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
Zygmunt Bauman
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Apocalypse Translations

apocalypse in Afrikaans is Openbaring, Apokalips
apocalypse in Dutch is Openbaring van Johannes
apocalypse in French is Apocalypse
apocalypse in German is Apokalypse {f}
apocalypse in Hungarian is apokalipszis
apocalypse in Swedish is uppenbarelseboken