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The Nuttall Encyclopedia
The valley of Hinnom, on the S. of Jerusalem, with Tophet (q. v .) at its eastern end; became the symbol of hell from the fires kept burning in it night and day to consume the poisonous gases of the offal accumulated in it.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Gehenna'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/g/gehenna.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.