His patron is Shamash, the sun-god, and in popular tradition he becomes a member of the pantheon of the nether world.
There are in all ten princes of the nether world, of whom the fifth is the highest and most feared.
The most noteworthy of these myths describes her as passing through seven gates into the nether world.
Are you a being of the earth, or a spirit from the nether world?
A second and, on the whole, an obviously later form of ideas of a beyond, are the myths of the nether world.
She swore, and invoked all the gods of the nether world, who are called Titans, to witness.
But he could not find even the spirit of Mrs. Alice Challice in this nether world.
In what varieties of strange game does this nether world abound?
Earth then asks her daughter to come to the nether world, to which she agrees and with their exit closes the play.
This carnival of ribaldry seemed as some picture from the nether world.