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[pee-lee-uh s, peel-yoos] /ˈpi li əs, ˈpil yus/

noun, Classical Mythology.
a king of the Myrmidons, the son of Aeacus and father of Achilles.
/ˈpɛlɪəs; ˈpiːlɪəs/
(Greek myth) a king of the Myrmidons; father of Achilles


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