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Definition of Hell


  1. The place of the dead, or of souls after death; the grave; -- called in Hebrew sheol, and by the Greeks hades.
  2. The place or state of punishment for the wicked after death; the abode of evil spirits. Hence, any mental torment; anguish.
  3. A place where outcast persons or things are gathered
  4. A dungeon or prison; also, in certain running games, a place to which those who are caught are carried for detention.
  5. A gambling house.
  6. A place into which a tailor throws his shreds, or a printer his broken type.
  7. To overwhelm.
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hell in Afrikaans is hel
hell in Dutch is hel
hell in French is enfer
hell in Italian is inferno
hell in Norwegian is helvete
hell in Portuguese is inferno
hell in Spanish is infierno
hell in Swedish is helvete