Beulah

noun
Beu·​lah | \ ˈbyü-lə How to pronounce Beulah (audio) \

Definition of Beulah

: an idyllic land near the end of life's journey in Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress

First Known Use of Beulah

1684, in the meaning defined above

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