American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Greek Mythology The river across which the souls of the dead are ferried, one of the five rivers in Hades.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Greek myth, a river of the lower world.
- n. [NL.] In zoology, a genus of butterflies, of the subfamily Pierinæ.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Class. Myth.) The principal river of the lower world, which had to be crossed in passing to the regions of the dead.
- n. (Greek mythology) a river in Hades across which Charon carried dead souls
- From Ancient Greek Στύξ. (Wiktionary)
- Latin, from Greek Stux. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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“In Atlanta, Nicki Styx is grateful to her new boyfriend, ER Dr. Joe Bascombe whom she met when he saved her life though lacking exact change for ferryman to escort her across her surname river also proved a factor (see DEAD GIRLS ARE EASY).”
“To the east the land fell away steeply across rocky ground to the Grendel Valley River some called the Styx four thousand feet down and five miles away.”
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“Once a river ran through it, a tributary to that river which the Stygians call the Styx, the Kothians the Stygus, and the Nemedians the Nilas.”
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From Notre Dame de Paris by good ole Victor Hugo. (Also called The Hunchback of Notre Dame.)
Various words from the play by Christopher Marlowe.
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