Perses: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (pûr'sēz), [key]
— n. Class. Myth.
- a son of Perseus and Andromeda and the ancestor of the kings of Persia.
- brother of King Aeëtes of Colchis. Having murdered Aeëtes and seized the throne, Perses was killed by his niece Medea and her son Medus.