Pyrrhus

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noun Pyr·rhus \ˈpir-əs\

Definition of Pyrrhus

  1. :  a son of Achilles and slayer of Priam at the taking of Troy

Origin and Etymology of pyrrhus

Latin, from Greek Pyrrhos


First Known Use: 14th century


Pyrrhus

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biographical name Pyr·rhus \ˈpir-əs\

Definition of Pyrrhus

  1. 319–272 b.c. king of Epirus (306–302; 297–272 b.c. )


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