Popeye

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Popeye

sailor who owes his incredible muscle-power to a diet of canned spinach. [Comics: Horn, 658]

Popeye

degenerate gangster and murderer who rapes Temple Drake. [Am. Lit.: Sanctuary]
See: Evil

Popeye

murderer; hanged for murder he did not commit. [Am. Lit.: Sanctuary]
See: Irony
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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The cartoons also occasionally feature members of Popeye's family who have never appeared in the strip, notably his lookalike nephews Peepeye, Pupeye, Pipeye and Poopeye.
Peepeye, Pupeye, Pipeye, and Poopeye, are whose nephews?
THE names of Popeye's four nephews are Pepeye, Pupeye, Pipeye and Poopeye.
The names of Popeye's four nephews are Pipeye, Peepeye, Pupeye, and Poopeye.