- a son of Strophius who befriended Orestes, accompanied him in his wanderings, and eventually married Electra, sister of Orestes.
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So he set out with his Pylades and sailed to the shore of Scythia.Old Greek Folk Stories Told Anew
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And of this Pylades also I will say that he is polluted in like manner with thee.
She is married,” said Orestes, “to this Pylades, whom thou seest.
At that moment Pylades at the head of a rescue party enters the temple.
Pylades is separated from Orestes, who temporarily loses his mind.