English to Afrikaans Meaning :: underworld

Underworld :
onderwêreld
- onderwêreldunderworlds
 

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Noun(1) the criminal class(2) (religion

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(1) Like Orpheus bringing Eurydice out of the underworld , it seems the novelist cannot look directly at love without losing it.(2) The concept of the dead travelling through the underworld in a boat is regularly depicted in the Valley of the Kings and the tombs of the Pharaohs.(3) The newspaper understands he was believed to be involved in hits and suspected of supplying ammunition and possibly firearms to the criminal underworld .(4) Persephone was forced to live a dual life in both the underworld and earth after eating the pomegranate seeds given to her by Hades.(5) I am a living breathing hormonal teenage girl though I would much rather prefer to be a living dead goddess of the underworld with no emotions at all.(6) The spirit assumes the appearance of a dead man and goes down to the underworld .(7) Like other similar goddesses, she has her connection with the underworld : in the Book of the Dead she is shown accompanying the soul to judgement and providing the deceased with food and drink.(8) a man reputed to be a godfather of the Glasgow underworld(9) And I will be more powerful than any other on the face of the earth or in the underworld .(10) When Aeneas travels to the underworld , as most heroes do, he is accompanied by Sibyl, his guide sent by Apollo.(11) In the city, corruption runs rampant, from the government offices to the gangland hangouts of underworld figures.(12) A number of journalists were attacked in 2003 as a result of their investigation into the criminal underworld .(13) Mr Williams praised the GardaÔö£┬í but vowed not to be intimidated by those in the criminal underworld who he has been exposing for more than a decade.(14) Detectives hunting a gunman who executed a father-of-three in a gangland murder have appealed to the criminal underworld to help nail the killer.(15) Both were mighty queens in the underworld where they cast light upon the dead in their darkness.(16) The violent, bloodthirsty gang who are holding him are notorious throughout the criminal underworld .
Related Words
(1) the underworld ::
die onderwêreld
Synonyms
Noun
1. the netherworld ::
die Netherworld
2. criminal world ::
kriminele wêreld
3. netherworld ::
Netherworld
Different Forms
underworld, underworlds
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