What does the word paradise mean?

Usage examples for paradise

  1. " Now," quoth she, " I am lost forever, and shall see not the fair place in paradise that was prepared for me." – The Story and Song of Black Roderick by Dora Sigerson
  2. Sintram could scarce believe that he heard aright, so suddenly did he feel himself as if shut out from paradise. – Sintram and His Companions by Friedrich de la Motte Fouque Commentator: Charlotte M. Yonge
  3. More likely it's just a scheme to get us talking about his Paradise Powder. – In a Little Town by Rupert Hughes