Orestes

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O·res·tes

 (ô-rĕs′tēz)
n. Greek Mythology
The son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, who with his sister Electra avenged the murder of his father by murdering his mother and her lover Aegisthus.

Orestes

(ɒˈrɛstiːz)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, who killed his mother and her lover Aegisthus in revenge for their murder of his father

O•res•tes

(ɔˈrɛs tiz, oʊˈrɛs-)

n.
the legendary son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, who, together with his sister Electra, avenged the murder of his father by killing his mother and her lover, Aegisthus.
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Noun1.Orestes - (Greek mythology) the son of Agamemnon and ClytemnestraOrestes - (Greek mythology) the son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra; his sister Electra persuaded him to avenge Agamemnon's death by killing Clytemnestra and Aegisthus
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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Orestes

[ɒˈrɛstiːz] nOreste