a son of Pelops and Hippodamia who married Euachme and became king of Megara.
(in the Iliad) a Trojan chieftain slain by Idomeneus.
Historical Examples

The Megarensian maidens presented them to Sphinoe, daughter of Alcathous, who died a virgin.
Curiosities of Medical Experience J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen

Idomeneus slays Alcathous, over whose body a sharp contest ensues.
The Iliad of Homer (1873) Homer


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