Gr. Myth. the dark place under the earth through which the dead pass before entering Hades
Origin of ErebusClassical Latin from Classical Greek Erebos from Indo-European base an unverified form regwos-, darkness from source Armenian erekoy, evening, Gothic rigis, darkness
volcanic mountain on Ross Island, near Victoria Land, Antarctica: c. 12,500 ft (3,810 m)
The dark region of the underworld through which the dead must pass before they reach Hades.
Origin of ErebusLatin from Greek Erebos
From Ancient Greek Ἔρεβος (Erebos).