Definition of Atreus in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈeɪtrɪəs/
Greek Mythology
The son of Pelops and father of Agamemnon and Menelaus. He quarrelled 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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