Sentence Examples


  • The 1970s in the United States saw the fallout from 1968's Woodstock and combined those influences with more experimental artists and even hard rockers like Styx.
  • By command of Zeus she carries in a ewer water from the Styx, with which she puts to sleep all who perjure themselves.
  • According to another story Thetis dipped the child in the waters of the river Styx, by which his whole body became invulnerable, except that part of his heel by which she held him; whence the proverbial "heel of Achilles" (Statius, Achilleis, i.
  • It was his duty to ferry over the Styx (or Acheron) those souls of the deceased who had duly received the rites of burial, in payment for which service he received an obol, which was placed in the mouth of the corpse.
  • The name is also applied in Greek mythology to a tributary of the Acheron or of the Styx, a river in Hades.
 

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