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Admētus, i, m.

  1. I. In mythology, a king of Pherœ, in Thessaly, the husband of Alcestis, whose sheep Apollo was condemned by Jupiter to tend for a long time, Serv. ad Verg. G. 3, 9; id. A. 7, 761 (cf. Alcestis).
  2. II. In hist., a king of the Molossi, the friend and protector of Themistocles, Nep. Them. 8.