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Peleus

Syllabification: Pe·le·us
Pronunciation: /ˈpēlēəs
 
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Greek Mythology

Definition of Peleus in English:

A king of Phthia in Thessaly, who was given as his wife the sea nymph Thetis; their child was Achilles.

Words that rhyme with Peleus

rebellious

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