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  1. The Acheron is a river located in the Epirus region of northwest Greece. Its source is near the village Zotiko, in the southwestern part of the Ioannina regional unit it flows into the Ionian Sea in Ammoudia, near Parga.
  2. Acheron is a small town in Victoria, Australia. At the 2011 Census, Acheron had a population of 270.


  1. Acheron is an American death/black metal band from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania that was formed by Vincent Crowley in 1988.
    • also known as Acheron (band)
    • members:
    • genres: Blackened death metal, Black metal, Death metal
    • albums: "Rites of the Black Mass", "Alla Xul", "Lex Talionis / Satanic Victory", "Those Who Have Risen", "Anti-God, Anti-Christ", "Hail Victory", "Rebirth: Metamorphosing Into Godhood", "Lex Talionis", "Compendium Diablerie: The Demo Days", "Decade Infernus 1988-1998", "The Final Conflict: Last Days of God", "Xomaly", "Satanic Victory", "Tribute to the Devil's Music", "Kult des Hasses"
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  2. Acheron is a musical group.
    • album: "Brainstorm"
  3. Acheron is a musical group.
    • album: "Eternal Suffering"


Acheron is a record label.


"Acheron" is a musical album of Mechina.

  • released on


"Acheron" is a book by Sherrilyn Kenyon.

  • genres: Fiction, Speculative fiction
  • copyright: 2008-08-05


  1. Acheron: In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, Acheron, also known as The Infernal Battlefield of Acheron, is a lawful neutral/lawful evil-aligned plane of existence. It is one of a number of alignment-based Outer Planes that form part of the standard Dungeons & Dragons cosmology, used in the Planescape, Greyhawk and some editions of the Forgotten Realms campaign settings.
  2. acheron a.k.a. La ribonucleoprotein domain family, member 6 is a gene.

Phrases with Acheron

  1. Acheron Fossae
  2. river acheron
  3. Papilio Acheron
  4. Tinodes acheron
  5. Zetides Acheron
  6. Dipaenae Acheron
  7. Graphium Acheron
  8. Amphipyra Acheron
  9. Balbillus Acheron
  10. Gnophomyia Acheron
  11. Pollanisus Acheron
  12. Pseudotremia acheron
  13. Columbasellus acheron
  14. Dicranotropis acheron
  15. Chasmocephalon acheron
  16. Species Papilio Acheron
  17. species Tinodes acheron
  18. Species Zetides Acheron
  19. Species Dipaenae Acheron
  20. Species Graphium Acheron

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Google previewThreatened Swallowtail Butterflies of the World (1985)

The IUCN Red Data Book by N. Mark Collins, Michael G. Morris

acheron Grose-Smith, 1887 RARE Subfamily PAPILIONINAE Tribe PAPILIONINI Summary Papilio acheron is a rare montane species from the northern highlands of Borneo. Its known distribution is from Mt Kinabalu in ...

Google previewPhilosophical Conversations (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The Acheron is a river located in the Epirus region of northwest Greece. It flows into the Ionian Sea in Ammoudia, near Parga. In ancient Greek mythology, Acheron was known as the river of pain, and was one of the five rivers of the Greek ...

Google previewWhere's Your Light? (2011)

by Douglas F. Grady

The Acheron is a river of Thesprotia in southern Epirus, which breaks through an impenetrable gorge into the Acherusian plain where there was a lake in ancient times. The Acherlon is mentioned by Herodotus, too, concerning Periander's ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Imaginary and Mythical Places (2014)

by Theresa Bane

Acheron. for a short while in order to deceive the nations to do battle against God. In the New Testament there are three Greek words “pit,” abussos, bothynor(or bothros), and phrear. This refers to the regions which hold the demons which will ...

Google previewDeath Gods: An Encyclopedia of the Rulers, Evil Spirits, and Geographies of the Dead (2009)

by Ernest L. Abel

Acheron (aka Acherusian Lake). In Greek, Roman, and Christian mythology, one of the five rivers in Hades. Although the Styx is better known as the boundary separating the world of the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Hell (2015)

by Miriam Van Scott

ACHERON The Acheron is one of the mystical rivers of ancient Greek myth. According to the legends, the waters flow directly to the underworld of King HADES. Odysseus, hero of Homers ODYSSEY, offers a blood sacrifice on the banks of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Unseen World (2010)

The Ultimate Guide to Apparitions, Death Bed Visions, Mediums, Shadow People, Wandering Spirits, and Much, Much More by Constance Victoria Briggs

The word acheron when translated means “river of despair.” In ancient Greece it was believed to be one of the five underworld rivers, through which the souls of the dead were transported by Charon (ferryman of the dead) to Hades, ruler of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Greco-Roman Mythology (1998)

by Mike Dixon-Kennedy

Acheron. Greek One of the five rivers within the Underworld realm of Hades, across which the souls of the dead were ferried by the ghostly ferryman Charon. The other rivers within this realm were the Styx, which is alternatively given as the ...

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If I cannot move the powers above, Acheron itself shall be appealed to. [If fair means cannot, foul shall.]
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