Gr. Myth. the son of Tantalus: he is killed and served to the gods as food by his father, but later is restored to life by them
Origin of PelopsClassical Latin from Gr, probably from pellos, dark + ops, face: see eye
The son of Tantalus and father of Atreus.
Origin of PelopsLatin from Greek pelios dark ; see pel-1 in Indo-European roots. ōps face, eye ; see okw- in Indo-European roots.