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Aornum  (a-OR-num)

A location in western Greece in or near the valley of the river Acheron. When Orpheus descended into Hades to restore his dead wife to the land of the living, he entered the Underworld by means of a cavern or fissure in the earth. Some say that the entrance he chose was Taenarum in Laconia, but others claim it was Aornum.
Orpheus and Eurydice (zoom)