Aegeus

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Aegeus

Aegeus (ēˈjo͞os, –jēəs): see Theseus.
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Aegeus

throws himself into the sea believing that his son, Theseus, has come to harm. [Gk. Myth.: Brewer Dictionary, 12]
See: Suicide
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