| Share
 

Dictionary


Ag•a•mem•non



Pronunciation: (ag"u-mem'non, -nun), [key]
n.
1. Class. Myth.a king of Mycenae, a son of Atreus and brother of Menelaus. He led the Greeks in the Trojan War and was murdered by Clytemnestra, his wife, upon his return from Troy.
2. (italics) a tragedy (458 b.c.) by Aeschylus. Cf. Oresteia.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Agamedeagamete
See also:

 

Related Content