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Alcinoüs

[al-sin-oh-uh s] /ælˈsɪn oʊ əs/
noun, (in the Odyssey)
1.
king of the Phaeacians and father of Nausicaä and Laodamas.
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Alcinoüs

/ælˈsɪnəʊəs/
noun
1.
(in Homer's Odyssey) a Phaeacian king at whose court the shipwrecked Odysseus told of his wanderings See also Nausicaä
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