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Nicostratus

[nahy-kos-truh-tuh s] /naɪˈkɒs trə təs/
noun, Classical Mythology
1.
a son of Menelaus and Helen who, with his illegitimate brother Megapenthes, expelled Helen from Sparta when Menelaus died.
Also, Nikostratos.
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