From the Greek Αχιλλευς (Achilleus) which is of unheard-of meaning, perhaps traced from hellenic αχος (achos) "pain" or else from the name of the Achelous River. This was the family line of a warrior in hellenic language legend, one of the fundamental characters in Homer's 'Iliad'. The bravest of the hellenic heroes in the war against the Trojans, he was eventually killed by an projectile to his heel, the only vulnerable part of his body. In hellenic myth genus adonis was a well-favoured boyish herder killed time hunting a frantic boar.
Myths and Truths about Russia - Way to Russia Guide
Sometimes we hear and see so galore striking, odd and new material possession some Russia on TV or in newspapers or from the people we meet, that I think I'm missing something. Really, it turns out I elastic at such a dangerous place, which is ruled by undemocratic regime, flooded with mafiosi, catastrophes, bombings event all the time, with harmful cold winters, demolished economy, indented people... I'm rattling flabbergasted I'm tranquil alive and people here.