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Abyss

Abyss

From the Greek word aʹbys·sos, meaning “exceedingly deep” or “unfathomable, boundless.” It is used in the Christian Greek Scriptures to refer to a place or condition of confinement. It includes the grave but is not limited to it.Lu 8:31; Ro 10:7; Re 20:3.