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His image is found standing on the oldest monument, a form of Ra, the light of the lower world, and king and judge of Hades.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
"He would make Satan stand up and take off his hat, if he paid Hades a visit," said Mrs. Tynan admiringly.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
During the winter Tammuz dwelt in Hades, and at the beginning of spring Ishtar descended to search for him among the shades.
MYTHS OF BABYLONIA AND ASSYRIADONALD A. MACKENZIE
For in a swirl of dust and general undiluted Hades, the horses had stormed past the judges' stand.
GARRISON'S FINISHW. B. M. FERGUSON
Psyche was frightened by the terrible cries and the wretched dark faces of the souls in Hades.
'ROUND THE YEAR IN MYTH AND SONGFLORENCE HOLBROOK
The prohibition to look back was imposed on Orpheus when he went to rescue Eurydice from Hades.
THE SCIENCE OF FAIRY TALESEDWIN SIDNEY HARTLAND
The name commonly given to these regions is Hades or Tartarus, understood to signify hell.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
From here a long dark pathway leads deeper into Hades, and is finally lost in the rivers that flow around Pluto's throne.
STORIES OF OLD GREECE AND ROMEEMILIE KIP BAKER
Then he summoned Mercury and bade him take the nymph to Hades, where the sight of her sad face could never offend his eyes.
STORIES OF OLD GREECE AND ROMEEMILIE KIP BAKER
The twelfth and last labor of Hercules was to bring from Hades the three-headed dog, Cerberus.
STORIES OF OLD GREECE AND ROMEEMILIE KIP BAKER
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WORDS RELATED TO HADES

  • Abaddon
  • Gehenna
  • Hades
  • abyss
  • bottomless pit
  • everlasting fire
  • fire and brimstone
  • infernal regions
  • limbo
  • lower world
  • nether world
  • perdition
  • pit
  • place of torment
  • suffering
  • underworld
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