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Hades

noun Ha·des \ˈhā-(ˌ)dēz\

: the home of the dead in Greek mythology

—used as a more polite way of saying “hell”

Full Definition of HADES

1
:  pluto
2
:  the underground abode of the dead in Greek mythology
3
:  sheol
4
often not capitalized :  hell 1a

Origin of HADES

Greek Aidēs, Āidēs, Haidēs
First Known Use: 1597

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