noun (in the Odyssey)
king of the Phaeacians and father of Nausicaä and Laodamas. Unabridged
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Alcinoüs (ælˈsɪnəʊəs)
See also Nausicaä (in Homer's Odyssey) a Phaeacian king at whose court the shipwrecked Odysseus told of his wanderings

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She encourages him to seek the hospitality of her parents arete and alcinous.
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