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Headword: *)axerousi/a
Adler number: alpha,4686
Translated headword: Acherousia
Vetting Status: high
[Acherousia] is a lake in Hades, which the dying cross over, giving to the ferryman the coin which is called a danake.
Greek Original:
*)axerousi/a e)sti\ li/mnh e)n a(/|dou, h(\n diaporqmeu/ontai oi( teleutw=ntes, to\ no/misma, o(/per dana/kh le/getai, tw=| porqmei= dido/ntes.
From delta 59.
On the relationship between the lake Acherousia and the river Acheron (alpha 4687, alpha 4688) see OCD(4) p.6, s.v. Acheron.
Keywords: definition; geography; mythology
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 5 June 2001@21:36:31.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 6 June 2001@04:54:12.
Ross Scaife ✝ (removed higher ascii) on 26 November 2001@17:56:02.
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 29 August 2002@04:12:08.
David Whitehead on 9 May 2012@06:47:15.
David Whitehead (updated a ref) on 31 July 2014@05:05:51.


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