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Peleus, son of Aecus, husband of Thetis, father of Achilles, prince of the Myrmidons in Thessaly, Hom.:—adj. Πήλειος, α, ον, epic Πηλήιος, η, ον, of Peleus, Il.—Patron. Πηλείδης, ου, epic εω and αο, son of Peleus, id=Il.; epic also Πηληιάδης, id=Il.; aeolic Πηλεΐδας, Pind.:—also Πηλείων, ωνος, , Il.

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