Orestes definition

  • noun:
    • Greek Mythology The son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, whom together with sibling Electra avenged the murder of their daddy by murdering his mother and her fan Aegisthus.
    • (Greek mythology) the boy of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra; their sis Electra persuaded him to avenge Agamemnon's demise by killing Clytemnestra and Aegisthus
  • proper-noun:
    • A taxonomic genus within the family Heteropterygidae — several stick insects.
    • The son of Agamemnon
    • a spot of Macedonia
    • A town in Indiana

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