Heaven

Definitions of Heaven
  1. noun
    the abode of God and the angels
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    Antonyms:
    Hell, Inferno, infernal region, nether region, perdition, pit
    (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment
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    Abraham's bosom, bosom of Abraham
    the place where the just enjoy the peace of heaven after death
    Celestial City, City of God, Heavenly City, Holy City
    phrases used to refer to Heaven
    Elysian Fields, Elysium
    (Greek mythology) the abode of the blessed after death
    Eden, Garden of Eden
    a beautiful garden where Adam and Eve were placed at the Creation; when they disobeyed and ate the forbidden fruit from the tree of knowledge of good and evil they were driven from their paradise (the fall of man)
    Paradise
    (Christianity) the abode of righteous souls after death
    Promised Land
    the goal towards which Christians strive
    Valhalla, Walhalla
    (Norse mythology) the hall in which the souls of heros slain in battle were received by Odin
    type of:
    fictitious place, imaginary place, mythical place
    a place that exists only in imagination; a place said to exist in fictional or religious writings
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