Definition of Avernus in English:

Avernus

proper noun

  • A lake near Naples in Italy, which fills the crater of an extinct volcano. It was described by Virgil and other Latin writers as the entrance to the underworld.

    the netherworld, the abode of the dead, the land of the dead, the infernal regions, the inferno, the nether regions, the abyss
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Pronunciation:

Avernus

/əˈvəːnəs/