Apol·​lyon ə-ˈpäl-yən How to pronounce Apollyon (audio)
: the angel of the bottomless pit in the Book of Revelation

Word History


Greek Apollyōn

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Apollyon was in the 14th century

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“Apollyon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Apollyon. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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