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Menelaus

[ men-l-ey-uhs ]
/ ˌmɛn lˈeɪ əs /
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noun

Classical Mythology. a king of Sparta, the husband of Helen and brother of Agamemnon, to whom he appealed for an army against Troy in order to recover Helen from her abductor, Paris.

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Menelaus
/ (ˌmɛnɪˈleɪəs) /

noun

Greek myth a king of Sparta and the brother of Agamemnon. He was the husband of Helen, whose abduction led to the Trojan War
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