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Synonyms for netherworld



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2) Pedersen, on the other hand, says that Sheol is the netherworld, but that the ideas of the grave and of Sheol cannot be separated.
Historical records indicate that netherworld marriage was not uncommon in ancient China.
115-61) on the Ghostly Troop is packed with fascinating information, but we have here at least four separate phenomena all sort of mixed up together, a pizza of the saintly undead, the restless dead, demonic Netherworld figures, and the seasonal visits of all of the dead at liminal times of year.
A prime example is found in Luke 16, where an uncaring, wealthy man is assigned to the netherworld while a suffering beggar is given rest in the "bosom of Abraham" (Luke 16:22).
Brown captures the isolating netherworld of loss and grief, but Happier Endings is anything but maudlin.
SILENT HILL: REVELATION 3D (15) CAST: Sean Bean, Adelaide Clemens, Kit Harrington PLOT: A psychologically unstable young woman seems to be trapped in a bizarre netherworld where you can never be quite sure what is real and what is imagined.
Joe is capable of defeating demons and sending them into the netherworld by generating a rift.
Carey is most certainly pushing his ruling off into the netherworld of the spring in an attempt to get the two sides to come to an agreement.
Possibly this is our first glimpse into the netherworld above the speed of light.
Hindus believe Goddess Durga descends on earth during Navratri to rid it of the demons from the netherworld and to bless her devotees with happiness and prosperity.
Birmingham City also appear to be well-placed to avoid getting stuck in the netherworld that is below the Championship play-off places.
But the most distinctive feature of the Carnival celebration here may be its focus on the netherworld and its inhabitants.
With the assistance (and often hindrance) of locals - including her newly-inspired brother Jason (Ryan Kwanten), shape-shifting boss Sam Merlotte (Sam Trammell), in-mourning pal Tara Thornton (Rutina Wesley), Tara's vamp-linked cousin Lafayette (Nelsan Ellis), on-the-wagon detective Andy Bellefleur (Chris Bauer), vampire sheriff Eric Northman (Alexander SkarsgEAErd) and teen vamp Jessica (Deborah Ann Woll) - Sookie desperately tries to locate her fiancoy as Season 3 opens, ending up in a netherworld of human and undead interlopers.
Her collection at the fashion week was influenced by the ' 20s, along with references to the netherworld.
Entry to this netherworld is via a set of stone steps leading to a wall in the rooms occupied by the two detectives.