Charon - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
This is part of the index of names on the attalus website. The names occur either in lists of events (arranged by year, from the 4th to the 1st century B.C.) or in translations of sources. There are many other sources available in translation online - for a fuller but less precise search, Search Ancient Texts.
On each line there is a link to the page where the name can be found.
- the boatman who carried the dead across the river Styx
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inexorable place where Charon drags into the common barq
ce, at the stories about Charon, or the ebbing of the tide
of Lampsacus - a Greek historian, 5th century B.C.
ers with them. And Charon of Lampsacus tells a similar sto
of Chalcis - a contemporary of Alexander the Great
Commentaries, says,- "Charon of Chalcis had a boy of
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