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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"
    • official website:
  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.

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"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 previewThe Boy Who Cried Horse (2010)

by Terry Deary

Young Acheron is a liar.

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 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 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 previewEncyclopedia of Hell (1998)

by Miriam Van Scott

ACHUBON 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 Homer's ODYSSEY, offers a blood sacrifice on the banks of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves (2011)

by William B. White, David C. Culver

Between the world of the living and the dead, five rivers must be crossed: the Acheron (river of woe), the Cocytus (river of lamentation), the Phlegethon (river of fire), the Styx (river of hate, which surrounds the Underworld with nine loops), and ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1999)

by John Clute, John Grant

ACHERON There is a tendency in modern fantasy to treat the geography of the UNDERWORLD with some looseness. But the River Acheron - Acheron originally being the Titans' watercarrier, whom ZEUS ...

Google previewUniversal Historical Dictionary (1825)

Or, Explanation of the Names of Persons and Places in the Departments of Biblical, Political, and Ecclesiastical History, Mythology, Heraldry, Biography, Bibliography, Geography, and Numismatics. Illustrated by Portraits and Medallic Cuts by George Crabb

Acheron, Achelous, Peneus, Alpheus, Panisus, Ismenus, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Polite Literature; Or, Fabulous History of the Heathen Gods and Illustrious Heroes ... (1804)

Its etymology, the unwholesomeness of its water, and above all, its vicinity to the Acheron, have made the poets call it one of the rivers of hell, hence Cocytia virgo applied to Alecto, one of the furies. Cocytus was likewise the name of a pupil to ...

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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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