Armageddon vs Apocalypse - What's the difference?
Apocalypse is a synonym of armageddon. Armageddon is a synonym of apocalypse. As nouns the difference between armageddon and apocalypse is that armageddon is (armageddon) while apocalypse is a revelation.
(en proper noun )
(Christianity, Islam) The site of a prophesied final battle between the forces of good and evil.
(lb) The battle itself.
* Apocalypse, Final Judgment
* Ragnarok (Norse mythology)
* day of reckoning, doomsday, judgement day, end times, end of the world
* Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
(en noun )
(Christianity) The unveiling of events prophesied in the ; the second coming and the end of life on Earth; global destruction.
A disaster; a cataclysmic event.
* 2009 , (Diarmaid MacCulloch), A History of Christianity , Penguin 2010, p. 699:
- The early development of Perl 6 was punctuated by a series of apocalypses by Larry Wall.
- The Spanish mission in America soon became not so much crusade as apocalypse .
* judgement day
* nuclear holocaust
* Ragnarok (Ragnarök)
* Final Judgment
* end times