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Elysium:

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E·ly·si·um (ĭ-lĭz'ē-əm, ĭ-lĭzh'-) Click to hear pronunciation</span>
n.
  1. Greek Mythology. The Elysian Fields.
  2. A place or condition of ideal happiness.

[Latin Ēlysium, from Greek Ēlusion (pedion), Elysian (fields).]

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The noun Elysium has one meaning:

Meaning #1: a heavenly place (peaceful and beautiful) where those who are favored by the gods can go when they die

Synonyms: Elysian Fields, Valhalla, paradise

WordNet 1.7.1 Copyright © 2001 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.


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