Judeo-Christian-Islamic Legend Submitted Place Names
These names occur in various Judeo-Christian-Islamic legends that are preserved outside of the Bible.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Gehenna(Other)Biblical, Judeo-Christian Legend Latin form of the Greek Γέεννα (Géenna), from a contracted form of Hebrew גֵּיא בֶן הִנֹּם (gē ḇen hinnōm) meaning "valley of the son of Hinnom". This is the name of hell in Judeo-Christian-Islamic tradition, taken from the name of a valley outside Jerusalem which was filled with the waste of the city, which was then burnt... [more]