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Aegeus

noun
  1. Greek myth an Athenian king and father of Theseus
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Historical Examples of aegeus

  • And, besides, her actual mode of escape is largely independent of Aegeus.

    Medea of Euripides

    Euripides

  • Consequently she advised Aegeus to invite him to a feast, that she might poison him.

  • At last he found AEgeus, lonely and sorrowful, sitting in an inner chamber.

    Old Greek Stories

    James Baldwin

  • Aegeus, the childless King of Athens, accidentally visits Corinth.

  • He could scarcely wait to see whether King Aegeus would recognize him, so eager was he to throw himself into his arms.

    Tanglewood Tales

    Nathaniel Hawthorne