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(Myth & Legend / Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a king of Thessaly, one of the Argonauts, who was married to Alcestis
Ad•me•tus (ædˈmi təs)
a legendary king of Thessaly and the husband of Alcestis.
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In punishment Apollo was forced to serve Admetus as herdsman.
And those that held Pherae by the Boebean lake, with Boebe, Glaphyrae, and the populous city of Iolcus, these with their eleven ships were led by Eumelus, son of Admetus, whom Alcestis bore to him, loveliest of the daughters of Pelias.
While my acquaintances went unhesitatingly into trade or the professions, I contemplated this occupation as most like theirs; ranging the hills all summer to pick the berries which came in my way, and thereafter carelessly dispose of them; so, to keep the flocks of Admetus.
Admeasurement of dower
Admeasurement of pasture
AdmetusAdmetus will not speak out class
Admetus will not speak out class
Admiitendo in socium
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