Eteocles

Greek - Co-king of Thebes with Polyneices. Son of Oedipus and Jocasta. Brother of Antigone, Ismene and Polyneices. Father of Laodamus. After the abdication of Oedipus, his two sons were cursed by their father for some slight; he prayed that each should kill the other. They agreed to rule in alternate years but Eteocles refused to yield at the end of his year and banished his brother Polyneices. He was killed by Polyneices in single combat during the Argive attack on Thebes (the Seven against Thebes) and killed his brother in the same fight. Also called Eteocles, Eteokles, Eteokles, Eteocles or Eteocles.
Greek - A king of Orchomenues. Son of Andreus or Cephisus and Euippe. On occassion, referred to as Eteocles, Eteokles, Eteokles, Eteocles or Eteocles.

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