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  • ALCESTIS (ALKESTZS), in Greek legend the daughter of Pelias and Anaxibia, and wife of Admetus, king of Pherae in Thessaly.
  • Pelias expelled Neleus, who migrated to Messenia, where he became king of Pylos (Apollodorus i.
  • PELIAS, in Greek legend, son of Poseidon and Tyro, daughter of Salmoneus.
  • Because Tyro afterwards married her father's brother Cretheus, king of Iolcus in Thessaly, to whom she bore Aeson, Pheres and Amythaon, Pelias was by some thought to be the son of Cretheus.
  • Af ter the death of Cretheus, Pelias made himself master of the kingdom of Iolous, having previously quarrelled with Neleus, who removed to Messenia, where he founded Pylos.

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