Meaning of Agamemnon in English:


Pronunciation /ˌaɡəˈmɛmnən/

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • King of Mycenae and brother of Menelaus, commander-in-chief of the Greek expedition against Troy. On his return home from Troy he was murdered by his wife Clytemnestra and her lover Aegisthus; his murder was avenged by his son Orestes and daughter Electra.