Greek - A pleasant island, part of Tartarus: the home of the immortals. Originally the home of the gods, later the home of heroes, this paradise was variously said to lie in the western ocean, at the western edge of the world, somewhere suspended in the air, in the sun, in the underworld, in islands off the coast of Africa or somewhere in Italy. In some references, known as Elysium, Elusion, Elusion, Elysian Fields, Elysian Fields, Fortunate Islands, Fortunate Islands, Blessed Islands, Fortunatae Insulae, Fortunate Islands, Islands of the Blessed, Isle(s) of the Blest, Fortunate Fields or Fortunate Fields.

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