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Strong's #3 - Ἀβαδδών

Root Word (Etymology)
of Hebrew origin (H11)
Parts of Speech
proper masculine noun
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Abaddon = "destruction"
  1. ruin
  2. destruction
  3. the place of destruction
  4. the name of the angel-prince of the infernal regions, the minister of death and the author of havoc on the earth
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 11 ‑ אֲבַדּוֹן (ab‑ad‑done');  
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KJV (1)
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NAS (1)
Revelation 1
CSB (1)
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BSB (1)
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ESV (1)
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WEB (1)
Revelation 1
Thayer's Expanded Definition

Ἀβαδδών, indeclinable, אֲבַדּון,

1. ruin, destruction (from אָבַד to perish), Job 31:12.

2. the place of destruction equivalent to Orcus, joined with שְׁאול, Job 26:6; Proverbs 15:11.

3. as a proper name it is given to the angel-prince of the infernal regions, the minister of death and author of havoc on earth, and is rendered in Greek by Ἀπολλύων Destroyer, Revelation 11:11.

Thayer's Expanded Greek Definition, Electronic Database.
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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament


(Heb. H11),

destruction; LXX, ἀπώλεια , only in Wisdom Lit., of the place of the ruined dead: Job 26:6 Job 28:22 Job 31:12, Psalms 88:12, Proverbs 15:11*), indecl.; in NT, Abaddon, the angel of the Abyss: Revelation 9:11.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
Αβαδδων Ἀβαδδών Ἀβαδδὼν Abaddon Abaddōn Abaddṓn
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