Lower-world

lower world

[loh-er]
noun
1.
Classical Mythology. the regions of the dead, conceived of as lying beneath the surface of the earth; Hades; the underworld.
2.
the earth, as distinguished from the heavenly bodies or from heaven.

Origin:
1585–95

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lower world
 
n
1.  the earth as opposed to heaven or the spiritual world
2.  another name for hell

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