What is Acheron?

  • (noun): (Greek mythology) a river in Hades across which the souls of the dead were carried by Charon.
    Synonyms: River Acheron


The Acheron (Greek: Αχέρων or Αχέροντας) 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.

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... On 28 October 1911, Moltke was renamed Acheron ... Acheron was reclassified and converted to serve as hulk for U-boat crews at the Kiel naval base ... The hulk Acheron was broken up in 1920 ...