Aeolus

[ ee-uh-luh s ]
/ ˈi ə ləs /
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noun Classical Mythology.

the ruler of the winds.
the eponymous founder of the Aeolian nation.

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Aeolus

/ (ˈiːələs, iːˈəʊləs) /

noun Greek myth

the god of the winds
the founding king of the Aeolians in Thessaly
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Word Origin and History for aeolus

Aeolus

see Aeolian.

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