Greek - One of the rivers of Hades. Son of Demeter with no father. He was condemned to the underworld by Zeus for helping the Titans in their struggle against the gods and was turned into a river. This was the River of Woe over which Charon ferried the souls of the dead, provided that they had the required fare of one obol. The word sometimes refers to the underworld itself. Also known as Acheron, Achren, Achren, Acheron, Echren, Akheron, Akheron or Acheron.

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