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Men·e·la·us

 (mĕn′ə-lā′əs)
n. Greek Mythology
The king of Sparta at the time of the Trojan War; husband of Helen and brother of Agamemnon.

Menelaus

(ˌmɛnɪˈleɪəs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a king of Sparta and the brother of Agamemnon. He was the husband of Helen, whose abduction led to the Trojan War

Men•e•la•us

(ˌmɛn lˈeɪ əs)

n.
a legendary king of Sparta, the brother of Agamemnon and husband of Helen of Troy.
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Menelaus

[ˌmenɪˈleɪəs] NMenelao

Menelaus

[ˌmɛnɪˈleɪəs] nMenelao
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Historical accounts from 16 societies going back more than 4,000 years to ancient Egypt consistently describe marriages controlled by parents, especially fathers, to promote favorable family alliances, evolutionary psychologist Menelaos Apostolou of the University of Nicosia in Cyprus reported this year in Evolutionary Psychology.
And once again, the mother as protector is invoked in a simile: Menelaos is compared in this moment to a cow protecting her first-born calf ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], Iliad 17.
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