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Opheltes

[ uh-fel-teez ]
/ əˈfɛl tiz /
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noun Classical Mythology.

the son of King Lycurgus of Nemea who was killed in infancy by a serpent and in whose memory the Nemean games were held.

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Also called Ar·chem·o·rus [ahr-kem-er-uhs] /ɑrˈkɛm ər əs/ .
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