- the underworld inhabited by departed souls.
- the god ruling the underworld; Pluto.
Origin of Hades
OTHER WORDS FROM HadesHa·de·an [hey-dee-uhn, hey-dee-uhn], /heɪˈdi ən, ˈheɪ di ən/, adjective
Words nearby Hades
How to use Hades in a sentence
Hades adds a mythological setting with familiar elements to anyone who’s watched “Clash of the Titans” or read up on the Olympians, making it seem both fresh and familiar.Go big, but don’t go home with the best Nintendo Switch games when out and about|Billy Cadden|July 18, 2021|Popular-Science
Definitions of "under-the-radar" may differ, but the vast majority of this list consists of games we haven't covered previously on Ars, and I've generally tried to avoid more well-publicized indies like Ars GOTY winners Hades and Celeste.30 under $25: A collection of good hidden gem games from Steam’s Summer Sale|Jeff Dunn|July 2, 2021|Ars Technica
Lastly, Hades is a newer indie rougelike that has been a phenomenon with PC players and Switch players alike.Best Nintendo Switch games for graphics: The titles that justify jumping to the big screen|Billy Cadden|June 20, 2021|Popular-Science
Once the user base was established, the Switch, surprisingly, became home for many indie games and PC ports of the more technically modest variety, including widely acclaimed or zeitgeist-grabbing games like Hades and Among Us.Nintendo Switch review: Great for games at home or on the go, and that might be enough|Billy Cadden|June 19, 2021|Popular-Science
If you're all set on the Switch front, we also have discounts on good USB-C chargers, Bose noise-canceling headphones, our 2020 game of the year Hades, and much more.Grab a Nintendo Switch Pro Controller for $10 off today|Ars Staff|March 4, 2021|Ars Technica
On one level “The Zone of Interest” is a love story set in the heart of Hades.
Persephone snacked on pomegranate seeds in Hades and now our gas bills rocket in January.
His image is found standing on the oldest monument, a form of Ra, the light of the lower world, and king and judge of Hades.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
"He would make Satan stand up and take off his hat, if he paid Hades a visit," said Mrs. Tynan admiringly.You Never Know Your Luck, Complete|Gilbert Parker
During the winter Tammuz dwelt in Hades, and at the beginning of spring Ishtar descended to search for him among the shades.Myths of Babylonia and Assyria|Donald A. Mackenzie
For in a swirl of dust and general undiluted Hades, the horses had stormed past the judges' stand.Garrison's Finish|W. B. M. Ferguson
Psyche was frightened by the terrible cries and the wretched dark faces of the souls in Hades.'Round the Year in Myth and Song|Florence Holbrook
British Dictionary definitions for Hades
- the underworld abode of the souls of the dead
- Pluto, the god of the underworld, brother of Zeus and husband of Persephone
Derived forms of HadesHadean (heɪˈdiːən, ˈheɪdɪən), adjective
Cultural definitions for Hades
[Roman name Pluto]
The Greek and Roman god of the underworld and the ruler of the dead. Also called Dis. The underworld itself was also known to the Greeks as Hades.