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Definition of Acheron

Acheron
Acheron Ach"e*ron, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?.] (Myth.) A river in the Nether World or infernal regions; also, the infernal regions themselves. By some of the English poets it was supposed to be a flaming lake or gulf. --Shak.

Meaning of Acheron from wikipedia

- The Acheron (/ˈækərən/; Ancient Gr****: Ἀχέρων Acheron or Ἀχερούσιος Acherousios; Gr****: Αχέροντας Acherontas) is a river located in the Epirus region...
- Peloponnese, Greece Acheron, Victoria, a town in Australia Acheron River (Victoria), Australia Acheron River (Marlborough), New Zealand Acheron River (Canterbury)...
- Jack Aubrey of HMS Surprise is ordered to fight the French privateer Acheron. Acheron ambushes Surprise, causing heavy damage, while remaining undamaged...
- Acheron is a small town in Victoria, Australia. At the 2016 census, Acheron had a po****tion of 171. It is located along the Maroondah Highway, near the...
- of the Royal Navy have been named HMS Acheron after Acheron, a river of Hades in Gr**** mythology. HMS Acheron (1803) was an 8-gun bomb vessel purchased...
- ****phone. According to tradition, it was located on the banks of the Acheron river in Epirus, near the ancient city of Ephyra. This site was believed...
- The Acheron (Ancient Gr****: Ἀχέρων) was a small river of Triphylia in ancient Elis, flowing northward from the Minthe Mountains and joining the Alpheius...
- Acheron (/ˈækərən, -ɒn/) is an American death/black metal band from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania that was formed by Vincent Crowley in 1988. The band is named...
- Dragons fantasy role-playing game, Acheron (/ˈætʃərən/ ATCH-ər-ən), also known as The Infernal Battlefield of Acheron, is a lawful neutral/lawful evil-aligned...
- river in the underworld in Gr**** mythology. Cocytus flows into the river Acheron, on the other side of which lies Hades, The Underworld, the mythological...
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