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Definition of the noun agamemnon

What does agamemnon mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. (Greek mythology) the king who lead the Greeks against Troy in the Trojan War
    • example: When Achilles would draw his sword to slay Agamemnon, Athena, invisible to all else, holds him back by a lock of hair. Here Homer shows us the gods as the psychology of ancient Greece.
    • domain: Greek mythology
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • instance of: mythical being = an imaginary being of myth or fable

Characters

  1. Agamemnon: The fictional representation for Agamemnon, a Greek mythological figure.
  2. Agamemnon is a fictional character in Marvel Comics.
  3. Agamemnon is a fictional character from the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert, but is mainly featured in the prequel trilogy Legends of Dune, written by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson. He is the head general of the Titan reign.
  4. Agamemnon is the fictional representation a Greek mythological figure.
  5. Agamemnon is a fictional character from the 1975 film Mandingo.
  6. Agamemnon is a fictional character from the 2012 drama film Maelstrom.
  7. Agamemnon is a fictional character from the 2014 film Mr. Peabody & Sherman.

Writings

  1. "Agamemnon" a.k.a. "Agamenon" is a book by Aeschylus.
  2. "Agamemnon" is a book by Edward FitzGerald.
  3. "Agamemnon" is a book by James Thomson.
    • also known as "Agamemnon a tragedy ; acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, by His Majesty's servants"

Music

"Agamemnon" is a composition.

Person

Who is Agamemnon?

Agamemnon a.k.a. Agamemnon Andrianos is a sound mixer.

Miscellanea

  1. Agamemnon is a 1977 theater production of the play by Aeschylus.
    • award:
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Musical Contribution nomination for Elizabeth Swados
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Musical Contribution, received by Elizabeth Swados
  2. Agamemnon is a 2005 theater production of the play by Aeschylus.
    • award: - Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Director of a Play nomination for Gisela Cardenas

Phrases with Agamemnon

Phrases ending with the word Agamemnon:

  1. Chilo Agamemnon
  2. Caligo Agamemnon
  3. Oryctes Agamemnon
  4. Graphium Agamemnon
  5. Scianomas Agamemnon
  6. Leptocerus agamemnon
  7. Rhopalurus Agamemnon
  8. Androctonus Agamemnon
  9. Euxestonotus agamemnon
  10. Species Chilo Agamemnon
  11. Species Caligo Agamemnon
  12. Species Graphium Agamemnon

Other phrases containing the word Agamemnon:

  1. Papilio Agamemnon Appius
  2. Papilio Agamemnon Exilis
  3. Papilio Agamemnon Kineas
  4. Papilio Agamemnon Pedius
  5. Papilio Agamemnon Ligatus
  6. Papilio Agamemnon Andamana
  7. Papilio Agamemnon Guttatus
  8. Papilio Agamemnon Decoratus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Agamemnon

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Google previewRenaissance Hybrids (2016)

Culture and Genre in Early Modern England by Gary A. Schmidt

THERSITES Agamemnon is a fool; Achilles is a fool; Thersites is a fool, and, as aforesaid, Patroclus is a fool. ACHILLES Derive this; come. THERSITES Agamemnon is a fool to offer to command Achilles; Achilles is a fool to be commanded of ...

Google previewAn Index to the Remarkable Passages and Words Made Use of by Shakspeare (1827)

Calculated to Point Out the Different Meanings to which the Words are Applied by Samuel Ayscough

Agamemnon is a fool ; Achilles is a fool ; Thersites is a ...

Google previewThe Classical Review (1922)

The plot against King Agamemnon is a plot of fire and water, Clytaemnestra and Aegisthus. With the sacrifices and libations, the incense and the unguents, the fire that heats the cauldron, the waters of the marriage bath, the oil of the anointing ...

Google previewWorks (1865)

by William George Clark, William Aldis Wright

Agamemnon is a fool; Achilles is a fool; Thersites is a fool, and, as aforesaid, Patroclus is a fool. Ac/ril. Derive this; come. T/zer. Agamemnon is a fool to offer to command Achilles: Achilles is a ...

Google previewDictionary of Classical Mythology (2014)

by Jennifer R. March

Clytemnestra thewifeof AGAMEMNON, king of Mycenae; though according to one traditionshe first marriedTANTALUS (2), son of THYESTES, and hada son by him. Agamemnon murdered bothTantalus andthe boy, thentookClytemnestra for ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Polite Literature; Or, Fabulous History of the Heathen Gods and Illustrious Heroes ... (1804)

AGAMEMNON, king of Mycenze and Argos, was brother to Menelaus,and son of Plisthenes the brother of Atreus, though Homer to do them honour, (Plisthenes having died without performing any thing memorable) makes them the sons of ...

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Small photo of Visitor seated near the entrance to the dome shaped chamber of the Treasury of Atreus (or Tomb of Agamemnon), Mycenae, GreeceSmall photo of MYKINES, GREECE - OCT 27, 2013: The famous golden face cover of the king Agamemnon in the archaelogical museum of Ancient Mykines.Small photo of Statue Aquatic Foal by Makrisz Agamemnon in GyorSmall photo of MYKINES, GREECE - OCT 27, 2013: The famous golden face cover of the king Agamemnon in the archaelogical museum of Ancient Mykines.Small photo of Entrance to the treasury of Atreus, also known as tomb of Agamemnon, in Mycenae, Greece. Vintage style.Small photo of Entrance to the treasury of Atreus, also known as tomb of Agamemnon, in Mycenae, Greece.Small photo of Entrance to the treasury of Atreus, also known as tomb of Agamemnon, in Mycenae, Greece. Vintage style. More...

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Quotes about Agamemnon

Death is better, a milder fate than tyranny. (Aeschylus)
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Scrabble value of A1G2A1M3E1M3N1O1N1

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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