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 + &omacron;ps, face, eye; see okw- in Indo-European roots.