Complete Definition of "Elysium"

English

Etymology
Latin, from Greek Ἠλύσιος|Ἠλύσιον (πεδίον) Ēlysion (pedion).

Proper noun
en-proper noun

  1. (Classical mythology) the home of the blessed after death.
  2. A place or state of ideal happiness; paradise.
  3. A region in the northern hemisphere of Mars.

Derived terms
Elysian
Elysian Fields
Elysian Field

Adjective
en-adj|-

  1. blissful; euphoric
  2. of or pertaining to Elysium.

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