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Gehenna

Ge`hen´na   Pronunciation: gė`hĕn´nå
prop. n.1.(Jewish Hist.) The valley of Hinnom, near Jerusalem, where some of the Israelites sacrificed their children to Moloch, which, on this account, was afterward regarded as a place of abomination, and made a receptacle for all the refuse of the city, perpetual fires being kept up in order to prevent pestilential effluvia. In the New Testament the name is transferred, by an easy metaphor, to Hell.
Noun1.Gehenna - a place where the wicked are punished after death
Synonyms: Tartarus
Hell, infernal region, Inferno, nether region, perdition, Tartarus, the pit
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geef
geek
geek out
Geer
Geert Geerts
Geese
Geest
Geet
Geez
geezer
geezerhood
gefilte fish
gegenschein
Geglossaceae
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Gehrig
GEI
geic
geic acid
Geiger
Geiger counter
Geiger tube
Geiger-Muller counter
Geiger-Muller tube
gein
Geisel
geisha
geisha girl
Geissler tube
GEIST
Geitonogamy
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