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Definition of 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

In a zombie apocalypse, I expect insane things to happen.
Chandler Riggs

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

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

All my friends are like, 'Can you be on my side in the zombie apocalypse?' and I'm like, 'I got this.'
Taissa Farmiga

One thing that annoys me is when you see women in these terrible and incredible situations with perfectly glossed lips. You're not going to look good in the apocalypse.
Sarah Wayne Callies
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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
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