Acheruns

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Acheruns m (genitive Acheruntis); third declension

  1. The river Acheron.
  2. The underworld.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular
nominative Acheruns
genitive Acheruntis
dative Acheruntī
accusative Acheruntem
ablative Acherunte
vocative Acheruns

The form Acherunta (Lucretius 4.170 & 6.251) is used as an alternative accusative singular, based on the Greek accusative.

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