abyss

abyss

The watery deep as contrasted with sky and earth (Ps 77:16). It is the abode of the dead (Rom 10:7), the place where evil spirits are confined (Luke 8:31; Rev 9:1-11; Rev 20:1-3), and the place from which the Antichrist will ascend (Rev 11:7; Rev 17:8). See also Hades; Hell; Sheol.

Ps 77:16

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Rom 10:7

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Luke 8:31

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Rev 9:1-11

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Rev 20:1-3

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Rev 11:7

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Rev 17:8

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