Alcinous(redirected from Alcinoüs)
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n. Greek Mythology
A king of Phaeacia, father of Nausicaa, who entertained Odysseus.
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(Poetry) (in Homer's Odyssey) a Phaeacian king at whose court the shipwrecked Odysseus told of his wanderings. See also Nausicaä
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