Rivers

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Five rivers of the Greek underworld[edit]

  • Lethe (the river of forgetfulness)
  • Styx (the river of hate)
  • Akheron (the river of sorrow)
  • Kokytos (the river of lamentation)
  • Phlegethon (the river of fire)

Rivers of the world[edit]

Africa[edit]

Congo
Gambia
Niger
Nile
Legbala
Limpopo
Senegal
Tana
Volta


Asia[edit]

Euphrates
Ganges (a.k.a. Ganga)
Han
Hooghly
Indus
Jordan
Li
Mekong
Sumida
Sutlej
Tago
Tigris
YangTze
Yellow

Russia[edit]

Belaja
Don
Kama
Lena
Moskva
Neglina
Pechora
Tarlung
Ural
Volkhov
Volga

Australia[edit]

Darling
Lachlan
Murray
Murrumbidgee
Paroo
Swan
Yarra
Warrego

Europe[edit]

Amstel
Arno
Cam
Danube
Dnieper
Dniester
Elbe
Isis (what the Thames is called in Oxford)
Loire
Moldau
Po
Rhine
Rhone
Rubicon
Saone
Seine
Shannon
Thames
Tiber
Vistola
Volga

North America[edit]

Aguanaval
Allegheny
Atoyac
Balsas
Beaver
Bravo
Chattahoochee
Chicago
Clinch
Colorado
Columbia
Conchos
Conemaugh
Coosa
Culiacán
Delaware
Escalante
French Broad
Fuerte
Genesee
Grijalva
Hudson
Lehigh
Lerma
Juniata
Klondike
Mackenzie
Mississippi
Missouri
Mohawk
Monongahela
Nazas
Ohio
Papagayo
Pánuco
Potomac
Red
Rio Grande
Santiago
Schuylkill
Shenango
Sonora
St. Lawrence
Susquehanna
Tennessee
Usumacinta
Yaqui
Yellowstone
Youghiogheny
Yukon

South America[edit]

Amazon
Araguari
Coppemane
Courantyne
Cuyuni
Essequibo
Maroni
Orinoco
Oyapok
Paraiba
Paraná