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Orestes

noun Ores·tes \ə-ˈres-(ˌ)tēz, -\

Definition of ORESTES

:  the son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra who with his sister Electra avenges his father by killing his mother and her lover Aegisthus
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Origin of ORESTES

Latin, from Greek Orestēs
First Known Use: 15th century

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