Atreus

Atreus (A`treus) , a son of Pelops and king of Mycenæ, who, to avenge a wrong done him by his brother Thyestes, killed his two sons, and served them up in a banquet to him, for which act, as tradition shows, his descendants had to pay heavy penalties.

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

Atra`to * Atri`des
Atlantes
Atlantic, The
Atlan`tis
At`las
Atlas Mountains
Atman, The
At`oll
Atomic theory
Atomic weight
Atra`to
A`treus
Atri`des
At`ropos
At`talus
Atterbury, Francis
Attic Bee
Attic faith
Attic Muse
Attic salt
Attic style
At`tica

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