HyperDic: paradise

English > 2 senses of the word paradise / Paradise:
NOUNlocationparadise, Eden, nirvana, heaven, promised land, Shangri-laany place of complete bliss and delight and peace
cognitionParadise(Christianity) the abode of righteous souls after death
paradise / Paradise > pronunciation
Soundspeh'rahday.s
Rhymesadvice ... vise: 29 rhymes with ays...
English > paradise: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningAny place of complete bliss and delight and peace.
SynonymsEden, nirvana, heaven, promised land, Shangri-la
Broaderregion, partThe extended spatial location of something
Spanishcielo, edén, nirvana, paraíso, tierra prometida
Catalancel, edèn, paradís, terra promesa
Adjectivesparadisiacal, paradisalrelating to or befitting Paradise
English > Paradise: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
Meaning(Christianity) the abode of righteous souls after death.
CategoryChristianity, Christian religionA monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing the role of Jesus as savior
BroaderHeavenThe abode of God and the angels
SpanishElíseo, paraíso
CatalanElisi, paradís
Adjectivesparadisiacal, paradisalrelating to or befitting Paradise

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