Definition of Atreus in English:

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Atreus

Pronunciation: /ˈātrēəs/
Greek Mythology
The son of Pelops and father of Agamemnon and Menelaus. He quarreled with his brother Thyestes and invited him to a banquet at which he served up the flesh of Thyestes' own children.

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Syllabification: A·tre·us

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