Laius

noun
La·ius | \ ˈlā-əs , ˈlī-əs \

Definition of Laius 

: a king of Thebes slain by his son Oedipus in fulfillment of an oracle

First Known Use of Laius

1573, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Laius

Latin, from Greek Laïos

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