Alcestis

Alcestis (Alces`tis) , the wife of Admetus, who gave herself up to death to save her husband. Hercules descended to the lower world and brought her back. She is the subject of one of the tragedies of Euripides.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Alceste * Alchemy
Albue`ra
Albufe`ra
Al`bula
Albumen
Albuquerque`, Alfonso d'
Albyn
Alcæ`us of Mitylene
Alca`la de Hena`res
Alcan`tara
Alceste
Alces`tis
Alchemy
Alcibi`ades
Alci`des
Alcin`ous
Alci`ra
Alcman
Alcme`ne
Alcmeonidæ
Alcock, John
Alcohol

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