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Noun: Hades  hey-deez
  1. (Greek mythology) the god of the underworld in ancient mythology; brother of Zeus and husband of Persephone
    - Pluto, Aides, Aidoneus
     
  2. (religion) the world of the dead
    "No one goes to Hades with all his immense wealth";
    - Hell, infernal region, netherworld, Scheol, underworld

Type of: fictitious place, Greek deity, imaginary place, mythical place

Encyclopedia: Hades