noun Classical Mythology.
- the founder of the city of Thespiae and the father, by Megamede, of 50 daughters, all of whom bore sons to Hercules.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for thespius
This was the marriage of fifty girls at one time—the daughters of king Thespius.
Hurriedly cloaking himself, Valerius accompanied the man through various winding ways, and came to a chamber where Thespius lay.