Electra definition

  • noun:
    • Greek Mythology A daughter of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon which along with her cousin Orestes avenged the murder of Agamemnon by killing their particular mom and her enthusiast, Aegisthus.
    • one of many Pleiades, 20 Tauri.
    • [NL.] In zoology: A genus of polyps.
    • A genus of lepidopterous pests.
    • A genus of dipterous pests.
    • A genus of mollusks.
    • (Greek mythology) the child of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra; persuaded her bro (Orestes) to avenge Agamemnon's demise by assisting her to kill Clytemnestra and her lover (Aegisthus)
  • proper-noun:
    • some of a few mythical ladies, including a daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, one of many Pleiades, and one associated with daughters of Oceanus and Tethys.
    • one of several performers into the Pleiades celebrity cluster.
    • A female provided title.

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