TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Ἀτρεύς (Atreús).

Proper nounEdit

Atreus m

  1. A taxonomic subgenus within the family Buthidae – Tityrus (Atreus), certain scorpions.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἀτρεύς (Atreús).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Atreus m sg (genitive Atreī); second declension

  1. (Greek mythology) A mythological king of Mycenae and son of Pelops and Hippodamia

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Atreus
Genitive Atreī
Dative Atreō
Accusative Atreum
Ablative Atreō
Vocative Atree

ReferencesEdit

  • Atreus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Atreus in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray