Peleus

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noun Pe·leus \ˈpēl-ˌyüs, ˈpē-lē-əs\

Definition of Peleus

  1. :  a son of Aeacus who becomes by the goddess Thetis the father of Achilles

Origin and Etymology of peleus

Latin, from Greek Pēleus


First Known Use: 15th century


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