from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology The Elysian Fields.
- n. A place or condition of ideal happiness.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. the home of the blessed after death.
- proper n. A place or state of ideal happiness; paradise.
- proper n. A region in the northern hemisphere of Mars.
- adj. blissful; euphoric
- adj. of or pertaining to Elysium.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A dwelling place assigned to happy souls after death; the seat of future happiness; Paradise.
- n. Hence, any delightful place.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Greek myth, the abode of the blessed after death. Also called the Elysian Fields.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a place or condition of ideal happiness
- n. (Greek mythology) the abode of the blessed after death
Latin Ēlysium, from Greek Ēlusion (pedion), Elysian (fields).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin, from Greek Ἠλύσιον (πεδίον) Ēlusion (pedion). (Wiktionary)