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Clytemnestra

/ˌklaɪtɪmˈnɛstrə/
noun
1.
(Greek myth) the wife of Agamemnon, whom she killed on his return from the Trojan War
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Word Origin and History for clytaemnestra

Clytaemnestra

also Clytemnestra, wife and murderess of Agamemnon, from Greek Klytaimnestra, from klytos "celebrated, heard of" (see loud) + mnester "wooer, suitor," literally "willing to mind, mindful of," related to mnasthai "to remember," from PIE root *men- "to think" (see mind (n.)).

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