Definition of Charon in English:

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Charon

Pronunciation: /ˈkɛːrən/
1 Greek Mythology An old man who ferried the souls of the dead across the Rivers Styx and Acheron to Hades.
2 Astronomy The largest satellite of Pluto, discovered in 1978, with a diameter (1,190 km) that is more than half that of Pluto.

Words that rhyme with Charon

Aaron, Dáil Eireann

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