Pronunciation: (fin'ē-us, fī'nyOOs), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/phineus.html on line 75 [key]
—n. Class. Myth.
a brother of Cepheus who was not brave enough to rescue his betrothed Andromeda from a sea monster and who was eventually turned to stone.
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