What is sheol?

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In Judaism, Sheol is the world that people go to after death. In this afterlife, people are but mere 'shades' of their former selves and is thus commonly described as a shadowy underworld like Hades.

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In Hebrew, sheol means a pit. Sometimes it just refers to the grave, while elsewhere it alludes to death in general, or the gehenna which sinners undergo after death. See also:

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Sheol is the Hebrew name for the afterlife or underworld, similar to the Greek concept of Hades (the place, not the deity).

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