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Aegisthus

Definition of the noun aegisthus

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noun

  1. (Greek mythology) the seducer of Clytemnestra and murderer of Agamemnon who usurped the throne of Mycenae until Agamemnon's son Orestes returned home and killed him

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  1. Aegisthus: In Greek mythology, Aegisthus was the son of Thyestes and of Thyestes' daughter, Pelopia.
  2. Aegisthus is a fictional character from the 1975 film The Travelling Players.

Phrases with Aegisthus

Phrases starting with the word Aegisthus:

  1. Aegisthus aculeatus
  2. Aegisthus mucronatus
  3. Aegisthus spinulosus

Phrases ending with the word Aegisthus:

  1. Nothus Aegisthus
  2. Papilio Aegisthus
  3. Graphium Aegisthus
  4. Sematura Aegisthus
  5. Species Papilio Aegisthus

Other phrases containing the word Aegisthus:

  1. species Aegisthus aculeatus
  2. species Aegisthus mucronatus
  3. species Aegisthus spinulosus

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Google previewVictorian Classical Burlesques (2015)

A Critical Anthology by Laura Monros-Gaspar

Agamemnon and Clytemnestra PYLADES son of Strophius, King of Phocis HERALD Courtiers, Lords, Ladies, Attendants, Citizens, Dancing Girls, and Huntsmen 15 1 ÆGISTHUS Aegisthus is the son of Thyestēs who survives to avenge the ...

Google previewThe Development of Attic Black-Figure

The Death of Aegisthus is the earliest representation in art, by a century, of one of the chief ...

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Tomb of Aegisthus, Mycenae

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Scrabble value of A1E1G2I1S1T1H4U1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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